Hold It Together

Hold It Together

Do you hold on to too much? Do you ever feel like you're carrying the weight of the world on your shoulders? Being an introvert, I'm personally great at keeping things to myself. Thoughts left unspoken, however, can become overwhelming if we stay there alone. I know what Scripture says. I shouldn’t be anxious for [...]

Patience and Compassion

Patience and Compassion

On Thursday Morning I was a bit slow to rise. Ever been there? Ever felt so battle weary and discouraged that you struggle to rise to your feet? I'm going to take a wild stab in the dark that I'm not the only one.  Nevertheless, here's a lovely bit of encouraging push: Those who trust [...]

The Victory!

The Victory!

Today I had a fight with technology. It's a fight I know well. We have a love hate relationship. Printers are so great when they print. When they are uncooperative, however, the hair pulling is inevitable.  I was going to get my bloodwork done today. To be fair, I should have printed my lab requisition [...]

Honesty and Waves

Honesty and Waves

I thought I deleted this first poem. Why? I believed it wasn't good enough. More so because it's so honest. Too honest. Then I was praying one morning, and I used the words "sinking like a stone." Immediately this poem came to my mind. I regretted deleting it, but then I remembered it was probably [...]

It Is Finished

It Is Finished

It's a battle It's a war But you can't see the arrows And you can't see the swords It cuts to the bone and marrow It divides a house and home It rips apart a family It leaves you feeling alone But we don't fight against flesh and blood But against the rulers and authorities [...]