This picture in a way makes me sad. I know what this feels like. An empty nest. The mother works so hard to make the nest perfect for her eggs and little babies. Then it is empty. But on a more positive note, the mother goes on to make another nest as in the case of robins. Like the … [Read more...] about Gone
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Do you like to be alone? Sometimes I do. Have you ever felt lonely? Probably we all have. We can feel lonely in a crowd of people. In our Sunday Bible class we studied the book of Mark. Our teacher pointed out how alone Jesus was after His arrest. He was treated horribly. Beaten. … [Read more...] about Alone
This life, as we know it, is full of pain and disappointment. If it's not in our own lives, it's all around us. In our friends, family, our own selves. How do we overcome? How do we keep on going day after day? How do we get through it when the pain, physical or emotional, is so bad that it … [Read more...] about Not Today!
I've talked about expectations in my blog before, but I thought I'd share another idea. This past weekend we were blessed to be able to go camping with friends and family. In one of our conversations, expectations came up. My friend said she focuses on the Bible verse Psalm 5:3. From the NIV … [Read more...] about Watching
This morning I can't help but be thinking about David. My daily Bible reading continues in 2 Samuel with his life and struggles. I think of David as the great king, but I forget all the sorrow he had in his life. The sins, the death of his sons and friends, and the betrayals. It's no wonder … [Read more...] about Sorrow