Blind-spots (5 Minute Friday: See)

Well, it is time for 5 Minute Friday hosted by The Gypsy Mama, herself, Lisa -Jo Baker. Jumping back in for the first time in 2014- I missed the first gathering of this year because each First Friday of the month Recovering Church Lady and I host our own small gathering of writing friends calledContinue reading “Blind-spots (5 Minute Friday: See)”


“Determine what specific goal you want to achieve. Then dedicate yourself to its attainment with unswerving singleness of purpose, the trenchant zeal of a crusader.” Paul J. Meyer But if serving the LORD seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your ancestors served beyond theContinue reading “Focus”

Rise And Shine {Your Redemption Draws Near}

credit There I am watching from a distance. I’m watching myself as a stranger. I am like one who seems aloof.  Distracted. I’ve done my list today. The dishes have been done, bed made, laundry washed, dried and folded. Phone calls and e-mails have been returned. I’ve done all of the things that needed to get doneContinue reading “Rise And Shine {Your Redemption Draws Near}”

Chasing Monkeys {5 Minute Friday- Focus}

photo credit Oh sweet irony of God- Lisa Jo is serving up our five minute word prompt and it is “Focus”.  Which in light of my current state is hilariously perfect! So September has come into our lives like an un-caged bunch of zoo monkeys. I find myself clinging to my planner, clutching it as if somehowContinue reading “Chasing Monkeys {5 Minute Friday- Focus}”