Already There

Already There

Yesterday was my dad’s second anniversary in Heaven. My mom’s is soon, just three weeks away. Knowing they are together and enjoying Heaven’s pure delights is comforting. Knowing I will see them again is even better. What sweet reunions must take...
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

The calling to write came with some instructions. I needed to be faithful to the task. I needed to not doubt when ideas were lacking. And I needed to be transparent.  Well, I have pretty much failed at all of these. I haven’t been faithful or disciplined. Anything and...
‘Tis the Season

‘Tis the Season

I saw a post on Facebook the other day and the woman stated “I hate the holidays”. Hate is a strong word. I wouldn’t say I hate this time of year, but it’s certainly not my favorite. Please understand, I enjoy giving thanks for my many blessings and I relish...
Pillow Talk

Pillow Talk

Many years ago, my husband, Allen, was unexpectedly unemployed and pounding the pavement for a job. A couple of opportunities looked like possibilities, but each time we went to the Lord, He emphatically said one thing. “Wait.”  We didn’t understand. We were sweating...
Adult Shoes

Adult Shoes

Our house is quiet these days. Too quiet sometimes We are officially “empty nesters” and I’m not so sure I like it. We moved our youngest into an apartment this past summer. The only way I was even a little OK with this scenario is because he moved in with his...
The Secret Place

The Secret Place

I have been studying Psalm 91. It has long been a favorite of mine. My Bible is more than sufficiently underlined and highlighted on the page. There is even artwork hanging in my bedroom bearing the first verse.  I have memorized most of it; prayed it daily over my...