Advent 2: Season of Peace

“Lord, You will establish peace for us, for you have also done all our works for us.” Isaiah 26:12 The first snowfall sprinkles my world with magic. White flakes cover the dead earth and coat the barest of branches, making winter a wonderland. On dark morning walks, the moon reflects on this clean slate, creating…

Continue reading → Advent 2: Season of Peace

Let Them Eat Pie

“Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above.” James 1:17 The French peasantry looked to the extravagance of their king and queen with envy and resentment. They could barely feed their families, often making hard choices of which child would get the largest piece of carrot in an already thin soup. The peasants…

Continue reading → Let Them Eat Pie

No More Disclaimers

“It is better to trust in the Lord than to put confidence in man.” Psalm 118:9 We have all seen the television ads for new drugs that will deal with any number of diseases. They typically show a video of a healthy woman or man whose lifestyle has been altered since starting this new drug.…

Continue reading → No More Disclaimers

Magical Thinking

“You are the God who works wonders; you have made known your might among the peoples.” Psalms 77:14 ESV We sat across the table from each other, both of us eating our apples, dipping his into peanut butter. Landon, my favorite five-year-old, smiled with his vivid blue eyes and thick eyelashes and said, “Sherry, do you…

Continue reading → Magical Thinking

A Woman of Worth

“I praise You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Marvelous are Your works, And that my soul knows very well.” Psalms 138:14 Dear Eva, You arrived in a whirlwind, a little over a month ago, forever changing the lives of those around you. With your dark hair, chubby cheeks, and rosebud lips, you have already…

Continue reading → A Woman of Worth

Here and Now

“Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.” Matthew 6:34 The package was small and compact; I knew it was a book of some sort. Delighted, I tore open the wrapped gift, glimpsing the title, “Jane-a-Day”. It was a five-year journal…

Continue reading → Here and Now

Autumn Abundance

Enjoying snuggles with my new granddaughter. For the next two weeks I’m posting done oldies. I hope you enjoy! “Now unto him that is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that worketh in us.” Ephesians 3:20 Fall has arrived, arraying the trees with reds, yellows,…

Continue reading → Autumn Abundance

Loading…

Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.


Follow My Blog

Don’t forget to subscribe!