“A home is a kingdom of its own in the midst of the world, a stronghold amid life’s storms and stresses, a refuge, even a sanctuary.” – Dietrich Bonhoeffer It's brick and stone say, "far enough." It's door politely asks, "knock first." It's front garden reveals, "they sip coffee early in the morning here, there… Continue reading A House That Feels Like Home
It's sort of funny but also sad. I learned from the internet that this saying is not in the bible. Then I found images with this saying on it and someone else saying it was a bible verse. I'm sharing this, because we are told to seek and we will find. This I know is… Continue reading Bloom Where You Are Planted
I would have lost heart, unless I had believed that I would see the goodness of God in the land of the living. Psalm 27:13 A man suffering with some kind of infirmity, probably paralyzed or lame, lay beside the pool of Bethesda. Did he echo David the Psalmist as he laid there watching the… Continue reading Seeing God’s Goodness in the Land of the Living.
The time of business does not differ with me from the time of prayer; and in the noise and clatter of my kitchen, while several persons are at the same time calling for different things, I possess God in as great tranquility as if I were on my knees. - Brother Lawrence In the 1600's… Continue reading
https://www.insight.org/resources/article-library/individual/act-medium When we used to live on a military base there were certain people that had a popular bumper sticker that said something about how being a wife of someone in the military was the hardest job in the military... something like that. Anyway, it always got on my nerves for obvious reasons. This touting… Continue reading Act Medium