Grateful Friday

This is one of my favorite times in the blog, when I stop to give thanks for life's happenings over the past month. While I believe gratefulness ought to be personal and intentional, it's good to be official and public about it sometimes, to encourage it in others. When I think of God's goodness, even …

Balance

Each and every morning when I realize there's still breath in my body, I give thanks for the blessing of life and the gift of a new day. The clock sounds at 6:00, and as soon as I can shake off sleep and the night's dreams, I pray, acknowledge God, and the day begins. I …

Raised

Easter is on the way! I'm sure you have plans to do all the things you normally do for Easter: buy a new outfit, take the kids to the mall for a picture with the bunny, color eggs, memorize a line or two for the play at church. But will you take the time to …

Grateful Friday

Last week I wrote on 43 things for which I'm thankful, that have made life good, in celebration of my 43rd birthday. How truly blessed we always are! Here is another Grateful Friday offering: March. Yes, again it's my birthday month and anniversary month, which make it easy to say it's my favorite, but it's …