My Hand is Frozen

But He (Eleazar, one of David’s mighty men) stood his ground and struck down the Philistines till his hand grew tired and froze to the sword. 2 Samuel 23:10 During colder months, I suffer from a condition called Raynaud’s (Ray – nodes’) ( My mom had it, as do a few of my sisters. It’s […]

Yep. Still in Effect.

Your Word, O Lord is eternal. It stands firm in the heavens. Psalm 119:89  Any kid of mine who still lives at home is responsible for taking care of their space and their things. That is, clean the bathroom, keep the bedroom in some semblance of order, put dishes in the dishwasher, and do their […]

New Shoes for Christmas.

Thus you will walk in the ways of good men and keep to the paths of the righteous. Proverbs 2:20 This Christmas, I purchased a few pair of new shoes for my two daughters. It made me stop and consider what was so exciting about giving that particular gift. In the case of someone who […]

Immeasurably More Than All I Ask or Imagine.

Now to Him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine… to Him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, for ever and ever! Amen! Ephesians 3:20-21 The unexpected chat with Mr. Wonderful hit her hard. I mean, like she was completely blindsided. Through the phone, […]

I Love Them, Too.

Make sure there is no root among you that produces such bitter poison. Deuteronomy 29:18b After dealing with a heart-scraping conflict with another person over nine months ago, I made eye contact again. With hopeful aticipation, I eased oh so carefully into conversation. Had time healed the other’s wound? To my horror, it hadn’t. Silly […]