Paths We Take

Last week we discussed the choices we make and how our heart’s choices are ours alone. The up, or down side to this fact, is that though my choices may be mine, with each decision I make there will be consequences that kick in. This, too, is an unavoidable fact of life. And like those…

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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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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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Pretty Woman 2.0

Do you remember the movie Pretty Woman? I’ve watched it many times over the years and I love the story because the story revolves around a woman no one in their right mind would ever choose. And yet… our hero Edward, a broken-prince of wealth and stature, sees the remarkable potential in a disillusioned prostitute…

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PRoDiGal PAraBle

Who grew up in a house full of people feeling sad…  and alone. Growing up that way was hard. But through long empty years she held on to her DREAM that someday, somehow, somewhere, she would find something or someone who would transform her sadness into THE TRUE HAPPINESS her empty heart craved. Finally the…

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