Note: This is a repost from 2010; however, as I prayed for single mom’s, raising their children without a dad, this past Father’s Day, I was reminded how much prayer these warrior women need. Single parenting is definitely one of the “hard things.” For the past several weeks we have been blessed with a visiting family… [Read More]
No, not the book. I am a black and white kind of person, but somewhere between black and white is this vast range of grayce. I am coming to believe that is where mercy lives. Life experiences have mellowed me. I know the difference between right and wrong. I believe what the Bible says –… [Read More]
Dear Hannah, The first time I fell in love with you, was when I learned my son was going to marry your mother, I fell in love with her first! Then, I learned I was going to be a Grandma to a baby girl and I instantly re-fell in love, with YOU. You have never… [Read More]
Our family is going through a major upheaval. The scales of our family have become unbalanced and it is a trying time for those directly affected and for this Mom. One of my morning reads is Daily Light – Anne Graham Lotz version. It is a wonderful compilation of morning and evening scriptures, each entry relating to… [Read More]
I am old enough to remember the song, Tiptoe Through the Tulips. And, I remember that horrid rendition by Tiny Tim…..I think it’s important to keep in mind that I AM old enough to remember these things – because way back when, life seemed simpler and far less complicated. Mom’s were Mom’s, either stay-at-home Mom’s or working… [Read More]
my dear prodigal… do not run so hard that you destroy those in your path do not run so fast that Light has no place to light do not run so long that no one is left waiting to welcome you home please… a found prodigal praying for one that is now running
Yesterday we attended the Winter Sports Banquet at the high school. Mollie was getting her pin for cheerleading. While we were there I watched all the cheerleaders, basketball players, and wrestlers walk up on the stage and get their various awards. As I sat there and watched them smile, hug the coach, and accept their… [Read More]
Does this photo bother anyone else? These mom’s are sitting at a child’s playground while their children are playing.