Wings

Wings

Too long I've been grounded Lord, where are my wings?  Please teach me of Your glory   Until my heart sings. May my wings then unfold  Lift me high in the air When I'm down on my knees  Lord, please meet me there.  Too long I've been grounded Lord, where are my wings?  Please teach me [...]

Rain

Rain

Sometimes the rain is refreshing Sometimes the rain is a blessing I don't want to rush outside today Inside I'll rest, revive and pray. March 20, 2021 Tina W. Hope, Patience, and Faithfulness. "Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer."Romans 12:12 "Then I will give you your rains in their season, and [...]

First Thirst

First Thirst

Lord, the world is so full of beautiful things The sights and sounds of all that life brings How quickly we adore created things Before the one who brought all into being. Lord help us to remember what must come first Bind our hearts to Yours and teach us to thirst For the things that [...]

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 [...]

The Abundant Life: P1

The Abundant Life: P1

I was sitting out under the magnolia tree one night thinking. One of my best friends likes to sit under an apple tree. I've been meaning to offer a warning about the dangers of sitting under fruit trees. Just ask Sir Issac Newton. On the bright side, Sir Newton did learn something. It only took [...]

Prioritize

Prioritize

I wondered if I should title this one "Organize." My thoughts are so all over the place. It feels as if my heart is all over the place too.  I'm scrambling this morning for what kind of photo to use for this post! Ever been there? Oh, I already have a photo. Never mind! However, [...]

Rescue Me

Rescue Me

I have a poem for you! First, let's take a look at what yesterday brought. I woke up at around 4AM and couldn't get back to sleep. Very grey thoughts churned around in my head until the alarm went off at 7AM. By then I was in tears. Early in the afternoon Andrew and I [...]

Praise

Praise

Praise The expression of approval or admiration for someone or something. Does Jesus have our approval and admiration? This is a great question! If He doesn't then we have to ask ourselves, why? What are we missing?  To be honest, I've really been struggling with praise. As I've been so all over the place physically and [...]

An Encouraging Day

An Encouraging Day

April 21, 2020 Today has been one of my better health days even though it started off really rough. I woke up feeling unwell, a bit glum and frustrated because I hate waking up feeling so run over.  I was certain that this was going to be another one of those days where I'd accomplished [...]

Compassionate

Compassionate

It's easier to forget my own troubles I trust You, Lord  I know You're there. But what about their struggles?  Their anxieties? I know You're good I know You care It's easiest to believe that I'll be okay I know You, Lord In You there's peace  But what about their fears? Their worries?  How will [...]