The Life Is In The Process

We have an idea that God is leading us to a particular end, a desired goal; He is not. The question of getting to a particular end is a mere incident. What we call the process, God calls the end." -Oswald Chambers Yesterday, I was getting frustrated because I'm trying to write a book. The… Continue reading The Life Is In The Process

This Is My Father’s World

Photo by Geran de Klerk on Unsplash He reveals deep and hidden things;    he knows what lies in darkness,    and light dwells with him. Daniel 2:22 I used to run early in the morning. For the most part my mind would focus on breathing but sometimes my mind would conjure up some horrific images of what could happen to me on… Continue reading This Is My Father’s World

Living Fully Beloved

Beloved, you do faithfully whatever you do for the brethren and for strangers. 3 John 1:5 We went for a short vacation to Montana. Where we stayed was surrounded by mountains. Sitting outside, the wind blew a chill June breeze that reminded me summer has not yet arrived here in Montana. I could see snow… Continue reading Living Fully Beloved

Bloom Where You Are Planted

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

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

Act Medium

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

Notes on a Poem

Lines Last after Chris Rice ● ● ● It was the very last lines Of “Our Best Minds” That compelled me to risk: Return prodigal pen to poetry. “Where are you now?” he wrote. You with the great art in you, where are you? “Withering unknown on your dying bed Because you were afraid to… Continue reading Notes on a Poem

Being Considered by God

Then the Lord said to Satan, " have you considered My servant Job that there is none like him on the earth, a blameless and upright man who fears God and shuns evil." Job 1:8 It's fascinating that this was never part of the sermon or Sunday School lesson. At least as far as I… Continue reading Being Considered by God

Remembering what we already know

This morning I needed to remember what it was God had invited me to at the beginning of this year. The repeated words of Jesus as Mary sat at His feet learning. Sometimes when God is trying to get my attention it seems He uses the same words and themes, but all from different people… Continue reading Remembering what we already know