Monthly Archives: July 2017

Trusting in Life…

Dear Reader: I had a God Wink over the weekend that has guided me into the new week. It all started with a comment from Michele Jones who graciously agreed to do the sermon while our pastor was gone yesterday. … Continue reading

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“Hush Little Baby”

Dear Reader: Yesterday Honey sent me some articles from their Sunday paper (last week) in the mountains…one was about a beautiful garden a man started upon retirement and how it has been a healing sanctuary for him throughout several serious … Continue reading

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“I’m the Garden Hose Water Flows Through…”

Dear Reader: Joyce Carol Oates, famous author, once commented that she never gave her writing much thought, especially her part in it…she was simply doing what came naturally to her….“I’m the garden hose water flows through.” Isn’t that true of … Continue reading

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“Let Them Be Little”

Dear Reader: Every time I visit the grandchildren or they come to see me I say a little prayer…“Dear Lord, please let them stay little…just a little longer.”  But as hard as I try and as earnestly as I pray…I … Continue reading

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“I Wanna Go Home”

Dear Reader: I read an article the other day about the number of times in our lives we have a yearning to go home again. For me, a homesick child, that meant any time I wasn’t home, while growing up…but … Continue reading

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…”Find and Trust Your Own Precious Voice”

Dear Reader: There is something about living in a world of uncertainty that forces us stop long enough to look around. Then one day, for no particular reason, the wonderful realization dawns upon us that we have been given a … Continue reading

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“Still Life” as It Applies to Our Lives

Dear Reader: Most of us who have ever taken a basic art class in school or college or perhaps gone to a painting/wine class where everyone emerges (at the end of the evening) with the same painting (made better in … Continue reading

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