many will see, fear, & trust in HIM

We had a National Holiday last week, May 3rd.   He turned 11.  Post to follow soon. We have another National Holiday today. He turns 8.   Eight years ago I birthed him, all 9#6oz of beautiful gift, chubby. I… Read More

February 8th

“He heals the brokenhearted and bandages their wounds.” Psalm 147:3 (NLT) It’s always a strange day. Different each year. Sleeping the night before is always difficult. This year I enjoyed listening to the Psalms throughout the night, as… Read More

One Thousand Gifts: chapter one

Bloom (in) courage Book Club begins today, with Ann Voskamp’s book,  One Thousand Gifts.  Click on over for a visit, and watch the short video discussing chapter 1.    It was well worth my thirteen-minute investment.  I loved it. … Read More

pukes & gratitude

Late last night, we enjoyed tea, fellowship, and snow humor as she drove off the driveway into the snowy tundra.   Her parting words of love, “What can I do to bless you this week?” “Pray that we don’t… Read More

gifts: this New Thing

See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland. Isaiah 43:19 (NIV) In 2006, my clothes closet became… Read More