grace sufficient

Today is our first day of full-schedule school. My heart is reminded that His Grace is indeed sufficient! I was blessed this weekend in reading my dear friend’s missionary newsletter from Papua New Guinea. She shared this poem… Read More

meant for only me

Duties are pressing upon me, And the time for work is brief, What if with purblind vision, I neglect the very chief? What if I do with ardor What a thousand could maybe, And leave undone forever What… Read More

quiet down cobwebs

I have to remind myself daily to stop and play with the treasures.   It isn’t natural for me.   I don’t like admitting that.  Playing with them is fun!  I just seem to find much else to do.  Some… Read More


“…for the joy of the LORD is your strength.” Nehemiah 8:10b (NIV) As we drove to church this morning, I asked Irv some questions regarding “The joy of the LORD is my strength.” I know my joy is… Read More

friends ….

Thank you Jesus for my friends! (And my new ones in blogosphere.) I am enjoying some morning quiet, and feel overflowing with gratitude for my friends. I have enjoyed reading the comments and encouragement that I have received… Read More