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Jubilant July

July stands at the intersection of what has gone past and what might proceed next. A great source of newness after travelling 6 months into a year is the gift that July offers us all. 354 more words



I was at  my aunt’s house last Friday to spend the weekend with them and I began to notice, as each day passed, that it was God’s way of taking me back to my root; like that was His own way of answering my longterm prayer request. 597 more words


The Cost Of Becoming New

Hello old friends, new followers and fellow bloggers- 

I think sometimes we think that our newness is this free phenomenon that is supposed to just drop out of the sky.   261 more words


In a...

I’m stuck in a pickle. No, that’s not right. Stuck in the mud? In a rut. Cooped up? Caged.

I wasn’t always. I didn’t live in suburbia always. 70 more words


What shall we do?

When John the Baptist was asked by those he had baptized what they should do now, he responded with the idea “Be New. Be changed. Be different.” When John made these statements no one accused him of being self-righteous, judgmental or not from Jesus. 264 more words

His Word


The sound arrives
on the tail of rain;
low-level hum
held in fiddlehead cocoons.

We listen, rapt,
as tender vibrations
climb velvety stems
bathed in long summer light… 28 more words

Free Verse

I Hear the rain

Lord, you are not silent; always speaking to those listening and looking for You.

“A fresh rain is falling down, a new rain bringing change to… 159 more words