And Then He Speaks Peace

It had been a rough few days. They were cowering behind locked doors. They couldn't wrap their minds around what happened. Broken hearts. Trying to comprehend. But it was incomprehensible. Afraid. Afraid to move. Afraid of the future. Afraid to hope again. Then he came. The one they followed. Their leader. He could have said: [...]

When Light Meets The Dark

It was that time again--time to travel the 160 miles to the medical center for my husband's cancer check-up with his oncologist/hematologist. We left yesterday morning while it was still dark. The darkness of uncertainty always covers us as we travel east for his appointments but the sun coming up yesterday was a reminder that [...]

Do what you love, love what you do and always remember why you do it

When I was younger, I always dreamed of writing.  I couldn't deny the desire that I had to put pen to paper.  I filled many journals and as my faith grew so did the desire. Writing isn't something that I picked.  It picked me. Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the [...]

Savoring Moments Through My Lens # 2

The earth is the Lord’s, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it; for he founded it on the seas and established it on the waters.  Psalm 24: 1-2 The sandpipers poked their beaks in the sand not noticing me at first.  As I approached them, they dispersed.  Flying across the [...]

Come for all things are ready

I was waiting for the call, the invite, the day, the time and place. A group of old friends, some of us knowing each other from kindergarten through high school, reconnected and a dinner date was in the works. The woman organizing the evening promised to call me as soon as all the arrangements were [...]