A Time To Bloom

A New Year. New Resolutions. New Alterations. A Time To Bloom. “For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; a time to kill, and a timeContinue reading “A Time To Bloom”

Friday At The Park

“The tragedy of our wilderness experience is not that we have to go through grief and suffering- but that we often miss the blessings from burning bushes—the things through which God speaks…” ~Jamie Buckinghamhttp://jamiebuckinghamministries.com/

Holy Mystery

I stood at the kitchen window. I watched the sparrow. The sparrow gathered our dog’s fur. Freddy’s fur. I wondered if the sparrow could fly With the weight of the fur in its beak. I watched the sparrow Fly with the fur. I watched the sparrow fly over the fence. I lost sight of theContinue reading “Holy Mystery”

March Memories

(Introductory note. The number 8. According to the Bible, number 8 is considered to be a symbol of creation and new beginnings. God rested on the 7th day, which means that the 8th day was always a day for the new beginning. Eight is a symbol of infinity and a constant flow of energy andContinue reading “March Memories”

Psalm 23

A psalm of David. 1 The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. 2     He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, 3     he refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths     for his name’s sake. 4 Even though I walk     through the darkest valley,[a] I will fear no evil,     forContinue reading “Psalm 23”

Jesus Comes to Jerusalem as King

21 As they approached Jerusalem and came to Bethphage on the Mount of Olives, Jesus sent two disciples, 2 saying to them, “Go to the village ahead of you, and at once you will find a donkey tied there, with her colt by her. Untie them and bring them to me. 3 If anyone says anything to you,Continue reading “Jesus Comes to Jerusalem as King”

Earth Day 2018

Reading from today’s Daily Word: Earth Blessing I live in harmony with the earth. In 2004 Wangari Maathai was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her work in Kenya through the Green Belt Movement. In her acceptance lecture she said, “We are called to assist the earth to heal her wounds and in the processContinue reading “Earth Day 2018”

Easter Sunday

From todays’ Daily Word: “The eternal light of Easter morning lifts my spirit to new heights.   “I am a spiritual being engaged in a human experience. As such, my individual spirit is resurrected when I use faith and forgiveness to dissolve negative energies and attitudes that have been slowing me on my spiritual path.Continue reading “Easter Sunday”

“Here am I, the servant of the Lord”

In church today we read and prayed: Be merciful to me, Lord, for I am in distress;     my eyes grow weak with sorrow,     my soul and body with grief. 10 My life is consumed by anguish     and my years by groaning; my strength fails because of my affliction,     and my bones grow weak. 11 Because of allContinue reading ““Here am I, the servant of the Lord””

Resolutions vs Rules

When I woke this morning, I read from The Daily Word: New Year The life of God within reassures me that new adventures await. With a new year comes new beginnings. As I bid last year goodbye, I greet today with an air of anticipation. This new year holds the promise of a new dawn,Continue reading “Resolutions vs Rules”