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Ironing Leaves

I recently spent an evening ironing leaves. It was raining, and I needed to continue designing scarves for the PSWT Open Studio Weekend coming up November 12 & 13. 142 more words


Jesus: The Holy One

Dear Father God, 

I want to thank you that the faith of many fathers and mothers lives on. 

I want to thank you for the faith of those who influenced and touched my life so that I, too, might have faith in you.  396 more words


He is Strong in You

“And the Holy Spirit helps us in our weakness…”
(Romans 8:26, NLT) He is Strong in You

Sometimes, people get distracted by what they consider to be a disadvantage or weakness in their lives. 264 more words


Push through

To heal a wound, you need to stop touching it.

– Unknown


Exploring Ephesians: Praise Explosion 

That first chapter of Ephesians doesn’t give you time to get settled in at all. A brief introduction and then an explosion of praise.

Just reading this first chapter makes a mockery of some people’s response to the invitation of praise resulting in merely parroting the phrase ‘Praise God’ or the lovely foreign version ‘Hallelujah’. 294 more words


The Mirror

war is a mirror
revealing who we are
and what we will become
if we ignore hatred’s spark
and allow it to grow
to a raging flame… 36 more words



Last week we had a boost of heat. I loved that it seemed to extend summer. Yet as the weather inevitably turns to Autumn, I am reminded of the different seasons of our lives. 165 more words