When I was a little girl at one of my birthday parties, I can remember crying as my family sang 'Happy Birthday' to me. I don't remember the presents I received or the cake we ate, but I remember them singing to me. I'm not sure why I cried exactly, but I know I was overcome with emotion. I had a … [Read more...] about The Gift
Often, I have heard my sister say when asked how she is doing, "Well, I'm on the top side of the flower bed!" I agree with her most days, although there are a lot of days when I know, I KNOW!, I'd be much better off in the flower bed because my soul will be with my Father. I have a friend in … [Read more...] about Six Feet Under
It is said if a bird gets in your house, there will be a death soon. I don't think that is true because when I was a kid a bird flew into our house. I remember my brother trying to shoo it out the door while it flew around like the crazy trapped creature it was. I don't remember anyone dying … [Read more...] about With Many a Flirt and Flutter
As I am out and about on our farm, I realize there are so many lessons that parallel with a spiritual life. On the farm as you can imagine, we have many good and not so good animals. Some that are beautiful and some that could harm you if provoked. One such animal that most people have … [Read more...] about Trapped
To me there's not much better than clean, cool, and comfortable sheets to slip into at night. I love having a cold room and then snuggling into blankets to sleep. When I was a young girl, I can remember getting a blanket and climbing on the back of our couch to take a nap. We didn't have … [Read more...] about Comfort
According to BibleGateway.com, the word 'heart' appears 725 times in the NIV. I believe it is a very important word today as well as when Jesus walked this earth. I believe the heart is the key to almost everything. We need to have 'heart' for doing scary and difficult things. Here in the … [Read more...] about Who Cares?