Chose Joy

By on October 20, 2017

Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything. (James 1:2-4) Well, surgery number 9 is under my belt and hopefully this Read More...


Healing

By on September 26, 2017

Time and rest.  It does wonders for healing, improves our energy, can lift our spirits.  It takes time to heal, be renewed, and restored to full strength and in that time we have a great opportunity to see God at work. To see Him at work in times of healing and rest,  we need to Read More...

Tomorrow is the Day

By on September 5, 2017

Good Morning All, Well here we are, tomorrow is the big day.  What a ride it has been.  I have seen God’s hand at work in so many ways through the last 8 months.   He’s given me so many of you who have encouraged me with your words, cards, phone calls, gifts, and the Read More...


Walking into the Unknown

By on August 30, 2017

I have been moved over the last few days by the song “Hills and Valleys” by Tauren Wells.  This song really seems to fit my current mood. I am learning I need to continually lean into the Lord, especially now that we are only 1 week from my surgery. I need this constant reminder that Read More...


Pilgrimage

By on August 1, 2017

I love to spend the mornings out on our deck enjoying the sunrise, the birds, and time with Jesus. I am filled with joy each morning as I sit outside watching the birds eat from my feeders. To hear them singing and to see the sun rise up over the houses is a constant reminder Read More...