A Really Full Life

I hate it when life goes from Technicolor to black and white and icky feelings creep into my heart. They’ve usually hitched a ride on unkind thoughts spawned of misunderstandings, less...

  We forgot to take a padlock to Paris!   TripAdvisor never said a word about it.  Ditto Rick Steves.  Same for Fodor’s France. I don’t know when this became a...

The thing that distinguishes an artist is the ability to appreciate the potential for beauty in things usually overlooked or discarded. This quirky piece of art sits along Interstate 5 south...

cave opening into light

  God does work in strange ways.   At least in my life. Strange, but disguised as natural.  In this case He has held in reserve for the perfect time a...

woman in a field at sunset

It seems to you like this will never change.   From your perspective this is gonna go on until . . .  well, forever. Nothing has happened even though you’ve prayed....

church interior

  It seems like it should be easier after 43 years. I must not be doing Christian right. Shouldn’t I continually feel God’s presence and absolutely know His ‘perfect’ will by...

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Painted Desert, Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona. when i was little my neighbor went with his family to visit the...

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  Today I had a revelation in my prayer time.   I kept drifting off topic. Roaming around my invisible prayer list and touching each person or need like a toddler...

Ever gone to make a call and found your cell battery has died?   It’s happened to me several times. Murphy’s Law dictates that I never have a charger cord with...