A Midsummer’s Day Dream (Soul Weariness)

  Hear my cry, O God; Give heed to my prayer. From the end of the earth I call to You when my heart is faint; Lead me to the rock that is higher than I. Psalm 61:1-2 I’m sitting here at this keyboard today, facing sunshine streaming in my windows. Facing the end ofContinue reading “A Midsummer’s Day Dream (Soul Weariness)”

On Finishing Well (or just trusting God)

  I’ve always longed for a Happy Ending. Not a Happy Meal, but you know, that end that all little girls dream about in their deepest places. The places that get pressed down, shushed and forgotten. I’ve settled most of my life for glorious beginnings. And I’ve had quite a few. The fact is, it’sContinue reading “On Finishing Well (or just trusting God)”

Motherhood: Gavel or Grace

Credit But he gives us more grace. That is why Scripture says: “God opposes the proud but shows favor to the humble.” ~James 4:6 My cell phone rings from the bedside table, morning still has not peeked in through the blinds yet. I reach  into the dark, pressing the phone to me ear. “Yes?” IContinue reading “Motherhood: Gavel or Grace”

I’ve Got No Answers

“But he who dares not grasp the thorn  Should never crave the rose.”  ― Anne Brontë I’ve got no answers. I hate that. Personally, I am a fan of knowledge. I am one who loves to seek answers. If I don’t know a word, I go to the dictionary. Not clear on details of aContinue reading “I’ve Got No Answers”