“ ...there is no God like you in all of heaven above or on the earth below." 1 Kings 8:23 NLT I would stand close by and wait, watch and contribute as I was told. My mama, in her kitchen, I watched as she prepped the meat for the main meal to add a pound … Continue reading How Much We Need
Thomas asked Jesus where on earth they were going and how can we get there if I don't know the way and Jesus answered saying stay with me, go with me, I'll show you. I am the way, the truth, the life. John 14: 6 Last week one gentleman told me he was proud of … Continue reading Stepping Out to Wait
Some would call it irreverent, her language was generous with cuss words.
I believe empathy should have another name, a word that's descriptive without the clinical tone. I believe empathy, the word, should sound softer, a whispered acknowledging tone. Empathy, whether you're the giver or the receiver, an exchange really, is human hearts trading places. I've finished Kate Motaung's book and considered the technique of allowing the … Continue reading Book Review : A Place to Land, A Story of Longing and Belonging
I wonder if your first waking thoughts are placed there mid sleeping and waking by God as His way to say, "Begin again, let's go! Follow my lead, follow your leader. Follow your heart, your soul." I woke, thrilled to have slept past 7 and kept my eyes closed for a few minutes. Did not … Continue reading Closer to Love
I woke excited to know the possibility. One of many, I am sure; still, it could be me. I wrote a brave story and followed the instructions for a literary competition. Added writing the essay that initially was soft and spoke of childhood to the list in the margin of my calendar called "to do". … Continue reading Purpose and Possibility