Monthly Archives: February 2012

Life Is a Trip, Get Directions

  If you know my husband, you know that he is a human road atlas. He has a GPS in his truck and literally challenges every direction it gives.  If the GPS says, “take the next right”, his response is to … Continue reading

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Playing Hide and Seek

  When I was a child, I loved to spend the night with my Aunt Violet. Whenever I went to her house, Hide and Seek was one of our favorite games together. Part of the fun was that I could … Continue reading

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I Love Old Bibles!

I love  old Bibles! One of my most treasured possessions is an old, very old, small Bible.  My husband paid only a few cents for it at a sidewalk sale.  According to the dates etched in calligraphy on the  presentation page, … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About the “F” Word

What is it about faith? Some people say if you pray and you don’t get what you want, you don’t have enough of it.  If you believe even when it looks impossible, people say that you have lots of it.   … Continue reading

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Why The Patience of JOB?

One of the magnets on my refrigerator door reads, “Lord, give me patience, but do it NOW.”   The hardest part of patience is waiting; I want what I want and I want it now.   Sometimes, when patience is discussed, the example … Continue reading

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When You Don’t FEEL It

  One day, I was praying through the house anointing the door posts with oil. Lost in prayer that God would touch my family; I knew that I was alone and could pray without hindrance or interruption.    Sometimes, when … Continue reading

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Who Is the REAL Winner?

At the conclusion of Valentine’s Day, my 12 year old grandson was standing with two friends at the car loop waiting for their ride home.   One friend was holding a box of chocolates, a fuzzy teddy bear and a bright … Continue reading

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Is Anybody There?

  My daughter in-law, in England, wanted a cookbook. Pleased to be able to do something for her, I made my selection from a web site and proceeded to “check out”. The site would not accept the APO address. I … Continue reading

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From a New Point of View

  One day I had the pleasure of spending some time with my 7 year old British born grandson, Gregory. We had gone to my favorite coffee shop to have a cup and enjoy one another’s company.  As we were … Continue reading

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What Version Are You Singing?

  A new Kid’s Church series was starting soon! In preparation, I had been singing the kids’ song for the puppet play again and again.    After several weeks, I finally had the words committed to my brain. After weeks of … Continue reading

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