Choices We Make

Every day we live, will present us with choices. And the choices we make will determine the paths we take. This is an unavoidable fact of life. Even if the circumstances we find ourselves in, are thrust upon us? We still can choose for ourselves, what the outcome will be IN us–because it will be…

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Dry Storms

Sometimes, up here in our mountains, we will get something we call a “dry storm.” A dry storm is a fierce thunderstorm, but with only dark clouds, thunder and lightening, yet–NO RAIN. Especially in one of our dry summer’s? A dry storm can wreak devastating havoc in the form of wildfires. In the past, we…

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Perfect Weather?

Perfect weather? Talk about your oxymoron! We used to have a saying when I lived in Seattle, “If you don’t like the weather just wait five minutes, it is sure to change.” Perhaps that is the idea the writer of Ecclesiastes is trying to get across to us. Those who wait for perfect weather will…

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Joy FULL Prayers

Those who walk the fields to sow, casting their seed in tears, will one day tread those same long rows, amazed by what’s appeared. Those who weep as they walk and plant with sighs will return singing with joy, when they bring home the harvest. Psalm 126: 5-6 I love to pray joy-full crazy prayers. What…

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Ode To Tears

You’ve kept track of all my wandering and my weeping. You’ve stored my many tears in your bottle—not one will be lost. For they are all recorded in your book of remembrance. Psalm 56: 8 TPT I used to dread and often sigh At eyes that never would stay dry! My friends would say, eyes…

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Fields To Sow

Those who walk the fields to sow, casting their seed in tears,    will one day tread those same long rows, amazed by what’s appeared. Psalm 126: 5 The Voice As the Church, and followers of Jesus Christ, we have fields to sow! It is time to get busy in spreading this Gospel message–for there has never…

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No More Excuses

“For the people shall walk after the Lord. I shall roar as a lion at their enemies and my people shall return trembling from the west. Like a flock of birds, they will come from Egypt—like doves flying from Assyria. And I will bring them home again; it is a promise from the Lord.” Hosea…

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Beginning Small

Well, we are ending our series of posts with Emilie Barnes by speaking into this new beginning of 2020. We have stepped over into the bright anticipation of a New Year and a brand new decade. Wow! I can hardly believe we are in the year 2020. Anyway, here is where I would like to…

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A Blessing & Prayer for Your Destiny!

What a wondrous year this has been, yes? And so, I wanted to end our year of FAITH and HOPE by putting a Christmas Blessing on you and your family… Now may the God who brought us peace by raising from the dead our Lord Jesus Christ so that he would be the Great Shepherd…

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Midwinter Kindness

I have a favorite Christmas carol, how about you? Mine is definitely, In the Bleak Midwinter. And lately? This song has got me to thinking. First, about the lines: In the bleak midwinter, frosty wind made moan,Earth stood hard as iron, water like a stone;Snow had fallen, snow on snow, snow on snow,In the bleak…

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