Thankful Thursday

On this ‘Thankful Thursday, am thankful for… …for sun…and rain…and sunflowers in the rain. …for the way the seed from bird feeders has allowed for these beauties to pop up in some of the most inopportune places…and that even though they looked like weeds, I didn’t pull these sunflowers because I knew what potential for beauty they held. They were worth the wait. …for looking on the bright side of having old cars: no car payment,  low insurance rates, andRead more


If there is one thing I know, it is that you never know what is around the corner. Thankful I know Who. He goes before us and behind and is right there in the middle of it all. Omni….omni present. Omnipotent. Omniscient. All of which I am so not. Thankful He Is. “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged for the Lord your God will be with you wherever youRead more

one thing remains

  Oh, the roller coasters we ride.  The ups.  The downs.  The extreme highs.  The deepest lows.  The highest highs and lowest lows can even happen in one day. But while our bodies and minds and circumstances often have no choice but to experience the wild ride on roller coasters, can our hearts remain stayed upon truth, stable, steady, and secure? I think they can. I rode a roller coaster today, metaphorically that is. The Low:      Right beforeRead more