The Cradle of Prayer…
The Cradle of Prayer…
/ November 20, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Hubs and I listen to morning prayers sometimes instead of reading the Daily Office ...
Rain, Rain and More Rain…
Rain, Rain and More Rain…
/ November 5, 2018 2 COMMENTS
Rain has been falling steadily for weeks. Starting in August it came as a wake up call to the grasses who had hunkered down to hibernate in a yellow wash of dormancy. Suddenly the lawn ...
Praying With Children…
Praying With Children…
/ October 26, 2018 1 COMMENTS
I was raised in a convent from the age of 12-18½. Living with an order of nuns taught me that they turned to God for everything, The promise of a fine day for the Bring and Buy, healing ...
If I Say I Follow Him…
If I Say I Follow Him…
/ October 19, 2018 0 COMMENTS
For me, saying I follow Jesus is a conscious thought. As He is not currently walking the earth in human form, I literally do not drop everything I’m doing to drag along behind ...
Footlights After the Rain…
Footlights After the Rain…
/ October 16, 2018 0 COMMENTS
So much to see after a week of rain at Footlights… Too many inches to keep track of the aftermath of stormy weather somewhere. Paper soft mushrooms cluster in the grasses, another ...
Examen…
Examen…
/ October 4, 2018 0 COMMENTS
I very often go through my yesterday while on a walk in the mornings.  I love this time alone, I start out still half asleep, my mind drifting back to my pillow, still warm from the ...
Cloud Formation…
Cloud Formation…
/ August 20, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Early morning walks are the perfect time to catch the world waking and my mother comes along with me in my head, her words of wisdom strolling through my mind, “Pick your feet ...
Sunrise and Sunset…
Sunrise and Sunset…
/ August 3, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Footlights faces due West. We have two pairs of French doors at the front and the back of the house; This means I can watch the sun coming up and going down by simply turning 180° in my ...
Homelessness…
Homelessness…
/ July 17, 2018 2 COMMENTS
The day after Gary Okeson’s memorial at the Granville Performing Arts Centre in Garland, Hubs and I flew to Petaluma in the Sonoma valley. I was still reeling from the shock of a ...
Saying ‘Yes’ to VBS…
Saying ‘Yes’ to VBS…
/ June 8, 2018 0 COMMENTS
This year Hubs and I once again helped with Vacation Bible School at our church, St. Peter’s, McKinney. This is always a good time to share the Gospel with the children who drift ...
Winning the Race…
Winning the Race…
/ June 5, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Sometimes I wear myself out so completely that this morning I could quite easily have laid down in my tracks and given in.   I didn’t.   I was in the middle of the 100 acre ...