Encouragement, God's Love

Every Heart Has a Message…

I wonder how long it took for this heart to be hollowed out in this log?  How long does love take to deepen like this?  What did it take to carve through the hardened timber?  Was it a storm that caused it to fall?  Did life eat away at the core?  Who could carve in such… Continue reading Every Heart Has a Message…

Christmas, Encouragement, God's Love

The Heart in Christmas {Advent~Week 4}

It all started earlier this year.  On a cold day in January, I took a walk down the street to a Bible study being held at our neighborhood library. First of all, let me give you a little background to the story ... This library happens to be located in an area that a friend… Continue reading The Heart in Christmas {Advent~Week 4}

Encouragement, God's Love, Jesus, Life

Grand Finale {Finding Life :: A 30-Day Challenge}

From Baby Feet to Blessings and Meditations to Mysteries ...this has been a wonderful, wild adventure!  30 Days of looking for life under every rock, around every corner, on paths, in the sky above and the trees and flowers below, in faces and conversations with others, and the melodies of love sung over me. There… Continue reading Grand Finale {Finding Life :: A 30-Day Challenge}

Encouragement, God's Love

Morning Melody {Finding Life :: A 30-Day Challenge}

Dear friends, I am NOT a morning person.  There's nothing about me in the morning that breathes an ounce of perky.  I shuffle stumble out of bed to make my morning coffee to jump start the engine for the day.    It's not pretty and it doesn't feel very  spiritual.  Mindless wandering comes to mind.… Continue reading Morning Melody {Finding Life :: A 30-Day Challenge}

Encouragement, Faith, Family

The Air Conditioned Life {Finding Life :: A 30-Day Challenge }

This 30-Day Challenge of Finding Life gets a little tricky.  I've made myself accountable to look for life every day and share that here for the 30 days of June-- hopefully encouraging you to look for life in the process.  As I sat down to write tonight, the first (and maybe only) word that initially… Continue reading The Air Conditioned Life {Finding Life :: A 30-Day Challenge }