“NO MORE.”  The 72 year-old woman said the words as clear as a bell, and her daughter understood her loud and clear. She put down the spoon that held the food that she was offering her mother.  Her mother had been stricken with Parkinson’s nearly 15 years ago.  From the stories I have heard, this precious woman endured those years with grace, tenacity, and courage. A woman with a doctorate in education, she had invested in many schools and countlessRead more

Weekly Photo Challenge ~ “On the Way”

a few thoughts on “on the way” The  traveling “through” is often so much more than the  getting “to” In other words, the journey is often so much richer than reaching a destination. We spend a lifetime of moving toward destinations, and only moments arriving. I am thinking maybe that’s why it’s so important to enjoy the journey…the little things along the way. Because the little things are so often the big things… and if we’re so busy looking atRead more

River by the Sea

Watching the sunset on a river by the sea In a little yellow kayak with a gently blowing breeze Breathing in the Beauty thankful for the time Yes, I am filled with awe As I see His Glory Shine. How precious are the moments when I see His Glory Shine. “The whole earth is filled with awe at your wonders; where morning dawns, where evening fades, you call forth songs of joy.” Psalm 65:8Read more