…beckoning the wind…

“What wings are to a bird, and sails to a ship, so is prayer to the soul.” Corrie ten Boom prayer keeps us grounded…. …and hopeful at the same time. Prayer helps us to be open to  God’s leading and direction when there are lots of ways we could go and paths we could choose… prayer refreshes… and gives a sense of peace Prayer is a discipline…a not always easy choice that grants power and peace all at the sameRead more

Weathered

So, the moss on these pilings was a vivid green, full of life.  The water that crashes in with the waves daily onto the pilings of the pier takes a toll.  The pilings aren’t clean and smooth and brownish-gray, they are weathered and alive with color.  Vibrant. The waves that crash in leave their mark on these weathered pilings and the marks tell a story.  The weathered look from the wind and waves and moss adds texture and beauty thatRead more

Daily Prompt Challenge – Stillness

She is usually talking, laughing, or directing her brothers. But for now, she is still, quiet, at peace…taking it all in. The wind, waves,and beauty of the ocean can have that effect on even this lively and dramatic girl. Beautiful how the ocean makes you want to take it all in…winds and waves activate the senses, and calm the world within at the same time. Love that. http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/09/24/daily-prompt-stillness/Read more