note to self…

Note to Self:  Some things—beautiful, glorious things— ONLY grow in the desert.  Like Cacti. And blue desert flowers. And ‘resurrection plants’. Maybe the periods of drought coupled with lots of Light can cultivate unique and amazing things that are  indigenous to places you’d least expect…and not just in plants mind you <3. Love that God has variety beyond compare and that He can use anything, anyone, any place to make things grow out of the dust. Am thinking that’s aRead more

‘because it has a song’…

She’s there in the morning…. ….and late afternoon…. …and evening… Most mornings I’m awake before I first hear her sing. But usually by the time I’m gathering my things to go out the door, I hear this little bird singing loudly at the top of her sweet lungs. Makes me smile, and reminds me there’s lots to sing about. …and lately, she’s even been doing the same thing at night…sitting on a perch and singing her little heart out forRead more

what we see

“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.”   ~ Albert Einstein   I’m not sure that there are only two ways to live our lives… but I love this quote and so believe that those who have eyes to see the Hand and grace of God….see miracles everywhere, everyday. Jesus often said, “for those who have ears to hear…” before he spoke…asRead more

each moment

“God’s purpose is to enable me to see that He can walk on the storms of my life right now… If we have a further goal in mind, we are not paying enough attention to the present time. However, if we realize that moment-by-moment obedience is the goal, then each moment as it comes is precious.” ~ Oswald Chambers Gonna repeat that one line again and again to myself…“if we realize that moment-by-moment obedience is the goal, then each moment asRead more

Still

“When a train goes through a tunnel and it gets dark, you don’t throw away the ticket and jump off. You sit still and trust the engineer.” ~ Corrie Ten Boom   “Be still and know that I am God…” Psalm 46;10Read more

done

There are three stages in the work of God: impossible, difficult, done.” ~ Jan  Karon Love that…and am so thankful to be reminded of that. ❤   Blessings to  You and  Yours~ Heather        Read more

Fly

  “Freedom flows from knowing your slate is clean*, your God approves, and the fight for acceptance is over.” ~ Tulian Tchvidjian   *clean-ed  (❤  My two cents.)   “If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.”  I John 1:9    Read more

a good reminder…

 “Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that don’t really matter.” –Francis Chan       “Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life.” Psalm 143:8Read more