Monthly Archives: February 2014

Embracing the Artist

As I’m becoming more comfortable with writing for other eyes to see, it’s as if I’m looking at things about life more clearly. I’m becoming more attentive to everyone and everything around me – and not necessarily because I want … Continue reading

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Abandoned…But Not Forgotten

Back in September, HB and I took a day trip to Old Sacramento. This area, is one of the oldest in town. During the Gold Rush, it was the hub for commercial business. The streets have been built up so much, … Continue reading

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Little Girl Eyes

Oh, to see life through the eyes of a little girl…it’s a beautiful thing. I have four sons, six grandsons (two are yet to be born) and one – yes, one – granddaughter. I adore all of my kids and … Continue reading

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Yes, please…

The perfect place for… …a cup of coffee and my journal …my husband and his guitar …His words…living and breathing Yes, these are a few of my favorite things.

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I Smile

I’m sitting here, looking out my window, coffee in hand…and feeling frustrated. It’s been a busy week and I still have a list of things that I need to do; both, for myself and for others. I let out a … Continue reading

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Face-to-Face

Among God’s best gifts to us are the people who love us.  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Today I read the following from John 15… 9 “As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Now remain in my love. 10 If you keep my commands, you will … Continue reading

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The Essence of Rest

Sunday – A day of rest? Some wonder…”What’s so restful about getting up early and heading out to church first thing Sunday morning?” To me…it’s the essence of rest. Because, when I walk through those doors, I leave the world … Continue reading

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Setting Down the Watering Can

I came across a prayer this morning that said, “Lord, please surround my children with friends and adults who will point them back to You.” Even though my kids are grown and out on their own, I still find myself … Continue reading

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And all that is within me…

As I walk through the doors this morning, I leave the chaos of the world outside – and I say, “Thank You! What do you have for me to get through another week?” Happy Worship Day, friends!

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So I Pray…

I’m feeling groggy, headachy and tired. My body feels as if it lacks its normal energy. I know what will get me going. But I am reminded of her. So I pray.   I get to work and begin my … Continue reading

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