The Journey

In this life there are trials to bear We cry sometimes scream, sensing no one there. Have we come all this way to be let down? Or is there a hope contradicting a frown?   Life has its joys and incredible journeys, Outrageous odysseys and prayerful pleas; Seeking and searching we drop to our knees. […]

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Popped Balloons- Paint and Caterpillar Bracelets

We participated in the Harvest Festival last week at a local church. It was a joy to minister to children ages 3-10 years of age. The atmosphere was charged with brotherly love, homemade soups and stews, as well as cakes, pies, cookies, and more. The Wordless Book was shared with approximately 46 children. (We were […]

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Horizon of Hope

Oh to encourage the disheartened, how good and pleasant when burdened; tohear words of grace and kindness spoken, so fitly employed – never a token. For somewhere on the horizon is hopeyou needn’t possess all the answers;lean on Him, Love, your telescope. When feeling low and disheartenedpraise and worship to get started, sing your joyous […]

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She Wants to Go

She isn’t saying so, but she wants to go.She’s seen too much; she thinks – althoughThere’s still time to change her mind, and sow.Life has been textured with loss, love, and sorrow,She feels each day spent, now she must borrow;Whatever energy she can – just to make tomorrow.What can you say, when one makes up […]

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Love In Action

Lowly, humble, strong, and right;Offer occasion to renew and heal.Volts of love’s currents exceedingly bright;Everything right, not how you feel.Beloved, let us love one another,Everlasting arms enfold anew.Always considering your brother,Reason: Giving is best and is true.Simply expressed – love each other.Although not based in feelings, brings joy.Lighting the way: Love brings hope,Look to God, […]

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Marshmallows, Pretzels, and Love

We recently held a “Pumpkin Run” party club in which we played a unique game. The goal: create the tallest structure possible using big marshmallows and pretzel sticks. The tallest structure still standing at the end of five minutes wins. There was a flurry of little hands and minds attempting to make the greatest structure […]

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Count it All Joy

Joy in every area, Joy. Come curious for what’s in store, He has healing love, and more. Joy in every area, Joy.   Storms will always come, butYour heart can rest assured;That you will be matured. Joy in every area, Joy.   Won’t you lay down your burdens? And while counting it all joy – […]

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Speak to Your Soul

In times of desert darkness of soul, abandoned notions taking their toll.I wander weary woeful in thought; undone, unhappy and overwrought.Of ramble-roll in darkness of soul, I clearly see dismal’s role;stuck in this dull-dreary-darkness befitting a mole.Bring me from this darkness,and into your marvelous light;from a life filled with starkness,to one that’s shining so bright.Speaking […]

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Thursday Word

Hear counsel, receive instruction, and accept correction, that you may be wise in the time to come. Many plans are in a a man’s mind, but it is the Lord’s purpose for Him that will stand. Proverbs 19:20-21 (AMPC). https://www.biblegateway.com/ As I read this verse this morning, I felt compelled to share it. The days […]

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The Choicest Graces

And so faith, hope, love abide   [Faith – conviction and belief respecting man’s relation to God and divine things;   Hope – joyful and confident expectation of eternal salvation;   Love – true affection for God and man, growing out of God’s love for and in us], these three;   But the greatest of […]

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