Lift my eyes to You, precious Jesus. When the demands of my crowded calendar overtake the cry of my weary soul . . . Lift my eyes to You, precious Jesus. When the days to come look more like fear and less like joy . . . Lift my eyes to You, precious … Continue reading Precious Jesus
Images imprinted on my mind forever: Volunteers bringing their boats to help with rescues - asked to write name, social security number and next of kin on their arms in case they are lost in their rescue attempts; A nursing home living area full of residents - one sitting in a recliner, submerged in water … Continue reading Harvey Imprints
The whole earth is filled with awe at your wonders; where morning dawns, where evening fades, you call forth songs of joy. ~ Psalm 65:8 When did I stop noticing? What are the tiresome distractions that pull my gaze down, preventing my attention from being captivated by the wonders He puts on show day after day … Continue reading Feel the Wonderful
Do you think of yourself as an artist? If not, you might reconsider. Made in the image of God, we are indeed, artists. Not of His capacity, of course. He created all original, astonishing things. Light. Armadillos. Wind. Kiwis (the bird and the fruit). Purple. Yet even within our human limitations, we are artistic. A … Continue reading Beautifully . . .
Praying in Color by Sybil MacBeth brings simple art to prayer time. In this handbook-of-sorts MacBeth introduces the “art” of prayer time - everything from simple doodling (“improvisational drawing”) to complex images. MacBeth teaches pray-ers of every level how to use pen, paper and color to create daily prayer reminders. Her writing is casual and … Continue reading Praying in Color ~ a book review
Thank you so much for visiting my site! As I settle back into some writing after a short break, I’ve thought about ways I can connect with you. Would you like to receive a short weekly e-letter of encouragement? Currently, I am sending out a personal letter each week A Simple Note - to those … Continue reading A Simple Note
Today I have a guest post at Belong Magazine's blog. Grab a cup of coffee and head on over! 3 PRINCIPLES TO SHAPING YOUR STORY - Belong Magazine Blog