Broken and Better


Broken and better. I came across this wonderful process used by the Japanese. Maybe you’ve seen if before. It’s called kintsugi (meaning golden joinery) or kintsukuroi (meaning golden repair). The story has two or so versions, but the one used the majority of the time is this one… In … [Continue reading]

Guess What 68-57-48-6 Is?


It’s a celebration! Well, actually, four celebrations! Grab one of these cupcakes and a cup of coffee and celebrate with me. I wish it was more than a virtual celebration. In the month of July, I have four big events to be grateful to the Lord for… * the 5th was my birthday: 68 … [Continue reading]

Fresh Prints

Fresh prints

To hear His loving whispers, to sense His holy nearness, to feel the gentle caress of His hand upon your heart and soul? If you long for this, sit … [Continue reading]

At His Feet

At His Feet

, when the world comes crashing down on your shoulders, when storms hit and there isn’t much you can do? Do you immediately seek the advice of a … [Continue reading]

The Making of a Mom

The Making of a Mom

While this is mainly for moms, if any of you moms or guys know of someone who would benefit from this book (or our group), please pass it along. And … [Continue reading]

Ooo…Having a Good Ponder on Hope!


Sometimes, I go through a book of my Bible and just read the parts I have marked or highlighted. It encourages me. The other day, I decided to go … [Continue reading]

Blush? What’s That?

Blush? What's That?

Something has been bugging me. Well, out of the many things, I’ve been wondering about the lack of our ability to blush. Because I care about my … [Continue reading]

Still Waving


Still waving... As the British launched the Battle of Baltimore at nearby Fort McHenry, Francis Scott Key was detained by enemy troops on a ship … [Continue reading]

Imprisoned by Faith

Imprisoned by faith

Faith. Always an ongoing process. We go through seasons of changes in our faith: summer can mean growth and celebration; fall can mean letting go; … [Continue reading]

Don’t Go Over the Fence!


There once was a man who was normally a very calm and agreeable person. Until one day, when his wife left him, his business went bankrupt because his … [Continue reading]