Tag Archives: forgiveness

I’m A Lousy Christian

I don’t understand. Each day, God gives us the most beautiful canvas on which to paint a new day. Each day, an opportunity to do His works. Yet over, and over again, someone paints it red. I can’t forgive. I … Continue reading

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Pick-Up Sticks – a Cambodia Story #5

Be mindful of the needs of others. Yes, Dad, I remember. I can still hear you saying that at the end of every prayer. Be mindful of the needs of others. Yes. Yes…. I’m so mindful that I think I’m … Continue reading

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Floating Peep

Easters come and they go. Some Easters are happy memories in the making; others, not so much.┬áThis Easter was one of those memorable ones. I followed His path through Maundy Thursday and Good Friday, celebrating His resurrection on Easter Sunday. … Continue reading

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Tears are the Tool

My husband died in June 2012. My sister died a few months before that. Six months ago, I decided to move back home, where I grew up — this would get me closer to family and undoubtedly, speed up the … Continue reading

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Unconditional Love

My daughter called me this morning, from across the country. First she texted at o’dark thirty; “Are you up?” It was about 5:45 am. I stumbled out of bed and grabbed my cell phone to see who it was. This … Continue reading

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A Glimpse Through God’s Eyes

I’m working through some heavy stuff, so if you’re not in the mood, just move to the next blog! I understand! Having lost my husband of 24 years 19 days ago, I still find myself at the bottom of a … Continue reading

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Reflection in the Looking Glass

I’ve been working up my courage to write this post for some time now…the courage my mother always had. I remember that night, lying in bed, my sister by my side, both of us staring at the ceiling with our … Continue reading

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