Ramblings on a Rainy After Thanksgiving Day

It is the small things in life that delight me the most.  This morning we took one of our pumpkin pies to a friend and then went to Third Place Books to sell some old books and maybe pick up a new one.  The rain was coming down hard and it was so dreary, yet, … Continue reading Ramblings on a Rainy After Thanksgiving Day

A Thanksgiving Prayer

The Feast comes in many forms; bread and wine in remembrance of a life given in love A sandwich shared on street corners and alley ways A comforting hand strong and sure when life’s troubles overcome A mother’s loving gaze upon her new born babe tears of joy fill her eyes A child safely home … Continue reading A Thanksgiving Prayer

SURRENDER

Mark 14:36 36He said, ‘Abba,* Father, for you all things are possible; remove this cup from me; yet, not what I want, but what you want.’ I know Advent is only a few weeks away (have you done your Christmas shopping yet?) but it is this verse from Mark that has played over and over … Continue reading SURRENDER

A Cloud of Witnesses

Hebrews 12:1 Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight and sin that clings so closely, and let us run with perseverance the race that is set before 13:2  Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by doing that some have entertained … Continue reading A Cloud of Witnesses