Yes, I knew this day would be today, but it wasn’t until I sat down with my morning devotionals, after a shower and dressing for church, that I realized it had actually arrived. What does that tell me? It assures me that my heart is healed. Does it mean I don’t think about Les now … More Things Will Get Better
One of the most difficult parts of widowhood for me has been the sense of deep loneliness I have struggled through. This is the loneliness that enfolds you even in the midst of a sea of people. Perhaps you have to experience it to understand it and I pray you don’t have to. Although it … More “Seeing” God’s Voice
Back in March, I shared with you that the Pulmonary Fibrosis was winning with Daddy. Obviously, it wasn’t his time as he bounced back and even sent us home. He was once again living alone, on his own. We are so thankful for the additional time the Lord has given us with Daddy. Although he … More Role Reversal
Losing a loved one is probably one of life’s most difficult paths to walk. There is something so terribly hard about seeing their bodies lowered down into the cold, dark ground, knowing we have to walk away and won’t see them again in this life. Maybe that is why, between our need to make it … More A Seemingly Sweet But Totally Untrue Sentiment
My mama always said that the older she got the more she had to say goodbye to her family and friends. I am finding out just how right she was. Still reeling from the unexpected death of my sister-in-law, yet another family member has died, this time from the ravishes of that hateful disease called … More Until We Meet Again
Every single day is a gift. Unfortunately, too many of those days we fail to stop and recognize that fact. Sometimes it takes a sudden jolt to wake us up to notice how precious each day truly is. This past Friday my family had one of those jolts. It was completely unexpected and we were … More The Fragility of Life
Tomorrow’s eclipse is all the rage. The newspaper is full of articles and social media boasts post after post about it. I’ve seen where some people say this eclipse is a sign from God directed to America. Well, I sure can’t tell you whether or not that is true. I do know eclipses have played … More The Solar Eclipse – Is It A Sign From God?