When the Heart Aches Deep: Hope For a Mother

When the Heart Aches Deep: Hope For a Mother
When the Heart Aches Deep: Hope For a Mother

Went out to the garden to pick a few raspberries for a bowl of homemade yogurt tonight. All the earth, still. Not a leaf fluttering or breeze or cloud drifting in the evening blue sky. The sun making its way down, still warm on my back. My favorite time to slip away into the garden
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Watering the berries

Watering the berries
Watering the berries

7-23-13 The garden is flourishing and loving the sun, heat and rain.  June bearing strawberries were a couple weeks late this year in starting and the harvest is just ending. Out in the garden, the stillness and quiet, and most often my God inspires with thoughts and pictures that speak to the heart.  Today though, I found something in an
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In The Morning When I Rise

In The Morning When I Rise
In The Morning When I Rise

From Journal entry 5-19-13“The Lord will fulfill His purpose for me; Your love, O Lord, endures forever.” Psalm 138:8 It’s 4 a.m. and raining.  Flashes of lightening through the windows and an occasional crack of thunder, clock a steady tick tock and throbbing in my neck.  Just can’t sleep.  Thinking back over the past few
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Good Gifts

Good Gifts
Good Gifts

5-15-13 “Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.” James 1:17   I was working on writing something for the blog last week but just couldn’t seem to finish it up in time to post on Friday and now
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Tangible Reassurance

Tangible Reassurance
Tangible Reassurance

Sometimes the heart grieves because the circumstances in our lives seem overwhelming.  At those times especially we need to set our minds on God’s truth and not let those circumstances determine our course of mind and heart.  I was reminded of that this morning as trials arose and encouraged again as I read something my God
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Strengthening One Another’s Hand In The Lord…

Strengthening One Another’s Hand In The Lord…
Strengthening One Another’s Hand In The Lord…

5-3-13  “Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their work: If one falls down, his friend can help him up.  But pity the man who falls and has no one to help him up! Also, if two lie down together, they will keep warm.  But how can one keep warm
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