On Praising God…
On Praising God…
/ September 24, 2019 1 COMMENTS
Our brand new Deacon, fresh out of seminary, brings insight to those of us who have ...
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 ...
This Mortal Life…
This Mortal Life…
/ May 18, 2018 1 COMMENTS
Today, when I heard the news that a talented man we had all once worked with in the theatre had passed away un-noticed and was lying, unclaimed in a distant city morgue, I could only ...
Once Upon a Time…
Once Upon a Time…
/ May 14, 2018 3 COMMENTS
Now that I’m a mother of twenty/thirty-somethings I find it refreshing to go through their early photo albums; when they were really young. I regard fondly the exuberant, ...
Somewhere Quiet…
Somewhere Quiet…
/ May 3, 2018 0 COMMENTS
I used to have a closet in our old house, upstairs, where I would go and sit and say my morning prayers in the winter. No-one bothered me, it was too small, just enough room to turn ...
A Slumber of Cats…
A Slumber of Cats…
/ April 2, 2018 1 COMMENTS
There is nothing as relaxing as watching a cat sleep, snuggled up to his favorite sibling… comfortable on our soft, warm, electric blanketed bed. I watch and wish I still had the ...
Shads and Good Friday…
Shads and Good Friday…
/ March 30, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Paris told us to watch a short YouTube video called, What’s so Good about Good Friday? So we did, I held the iPad so Hubs and I could watch it together in our little nook. It was ...