“Faith is like an empty, open hand stretched out towards God, with nothing to offer and everything to receive.” John Calvin
“Pray then like this: ‘Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us…… Continue reading Brewed Thoughts – The Lords Prayer
The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.
Mama was laid in one; I remember like it was yesterday A lifeless “pose”of her shell Auntie, grandpa and grandma did too “They” left in that pine box; The box that claimed to be the “hero” carrying the “shells” once pampered Shells of my heroes Shells of my memories Shells that loved me Shells that…… Continue reading The pine box!
“Faith does not eliminate questions. But faith knows where to take them.” Elisabeth Elliot
Trusting Believing Ready All in I call it barefoot friendship You tell me no You agree I should or shouldn’t You lead; I follow You follow; I lead We both go…. Barefoot friendship. You dream I dream Believing we run Barefoot friendship. Exhausted I stop Still strong you stop We both pause Barefoot friendship Moments…… Continue reading Barefoot friendship
The day I felt the chill of death… The day I didn’t know how to pray… The day I cried my heart out… The day I grieved for my children.. I longed to be held by him I longed for a friend’s grip I longed for a mother’s prayers I longed for his strength A…… Continue reading Cancer!