Friendship Psalm

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Friendships inspire.

Fictional friends and real friends.

Anne Shirley and her dedication to bosom friend Diana.

C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien’s affinity for the Divine.

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So…Today Did Not Go As Planned!

Today… I awoke with an outline in my head of how the hours ahead needed to be spent.

Quiet time…exercise…finish laundry…swim and chat with friends on this early-season hot weather … Read the rest

With Whom Are You Safe?

In my book, Life In Psalm, I have a psalm about friendship.

Good friendships observed inspire us.

Coming out of an isolating pandemic, some people are struggling relationally.

We live … Read the rest

Halloo! Happy Mid-week!

Were you looking for me?

I didn’t go anywhere.

I am just in the midst of this:

Luke 14:28-30 NIV
“Suppose one of you wants to build a tower. Won’t … Read the rest

The Great Rescue – Victorious


BUT THEN
God’s Son inhaled eternal resurrection breath!

Now sin’s power is overthrown here and hereafter,
Jesus glorified on His throne amidst worship and laughter.
His Spirit possesses His children … Read the rest

Living in the Tension of Both-And

This post is a little choppy.

My thoughts and emotions are kinda all over the place.

It’s like trying to gather a couple dozen spooked cats and get them to … Read the rest

The Art of Heart Preparation

The Truth of the Matter: I’m Not a Pop Star

WARNING:

if you’re peeking over the fence from your “yard” to mine thinking the grass is greener over here – it’s NOT.

Just being real here.

(this is what my Read the rest

Living Our Purpose in These Days

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Recently, I attended a women’s conference in Dallas and one speaker was Christine Caine who, “together with … Read the rest

The Weight of Ongoing Battle

Day 6 of war in Ukraine by Russian attack.

Ukranian citizens on high alert at all times.

Whatever normal was one week ago, it’s gone.

Can you imagine a sudden … Read the rest