“It’s easy to imagine letting go when we forget that choices are luxuries, allowing us to maintain our illusion of control. But until those choices are plucked from our hands; someone dies, someone leaves, something breaks, we are only playing at surrender.”
It’s a misty morning from my bedroom window ..The morning dew lingers in the air softly I can almost hear whispers in the air of a passing summer onto another season…. In the kitchen I find myself pouring my first cup of hot tea while watching families of birds that I am sure are headed…… Continue reading It’s Autumn!
Oh, to see the dawnOf the darkest day:Christ on the road to Calvary.Tried by sinful men,Torn and beaten, thenNailed to a cross of wood. This, the power of the cross:Christ became sin for us,Took the blame, bore the wrath:We stand forgiven at the cross. Oh, to see the painWritten on Your faceBearing the awesome weight…… Continue reading Brewed Thought – The Power of the Cross
Matthew 6:25-27 25 “Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing? 26 Look at the birds of the air: they neither sow nor reap…… Continue reading God’s Grace Is Sufficient!
Taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him.
Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.”
Here on our little prairie The air is crisp And the breeze is gentle It’s cloudy In a way that steals a smile From one’s soul Feels like am sitting on a fence; Swaying in between summer and winter Life is finally slowing down; It’s peaceful And am thankful to be part of it. Susan…… Continue reading Our Fall season
Mine are days that God has numbered I was made to walk with Him Yet I look for worldly treasure And forsake the King of kings But mine is hope in my Redeemer Though I fall, his love is sure For Christ has paid for every failing I am His forevermore Mine are tears in…… Continue reading Brewed Thought- Christ is mine forever more
After all,” Anne had said to Marilla once, “I believe the nicest and sweetest days are not those on which anything very splendid or wonderful or exciting happens but just those that bring simple little pleasures, following one another softly, like pearls slipping off a string.
Abner is my little nephew; my little sister’s son. To say I adore this little guy would be an understatement, it gets even better…..in our Ugandan culture, my sister’s child calls me mom thus making me little Abner’s other mom and I absolutely love it. Two years ago today our little Abner was born; this…… Continue reading My little guy is 2!