Archive for the ‘ Comfort ’ Category

Beauty Will Rise

13th November 2013 | 0 Comments

Steven Curtis Chapman wrote this incredible song out of the excruciating pain of losing his beloved daughter, Maria, to a freak accident. It is composed with the verse from Isaiah that I use for this website. I am sure he would be blessed to know how much his words are helping others in various tragedies and heartbreaks. […]


Seeing the Forest for the Trees

6th November 2013 | 0 Comments

My dog Mindy ran into the house, jumped on the couch and curled into a little shaking ball. I watched perplexed, thinking something outside scared her. She started to gnaw and lick her leg, followed by a race around the living room, then she would skulk down on her belly again. Each time Mindy would get up, she would […]


Considering Ducks

4th October 2013 | 0 Comments

I could see the rain splashing across the lake. The safest place to stay dry was under the patio cover. From that vantage point, I noticed the ducks sitting on the lake did not flinch when raindrops hit them. I pondered this relaxing scene for a while. I have come to enjoy searching for modern day parables, ordinary life stories that connect me to God’s teachings […]


Exhausted Voice

2nd October 2013 | 2 Comments

I needed a reminder as my melancholy mood has kept my voice here quiet. It seems that when I need to write the most I am the least motivated to do it. The following is an excerpt from the movie “Precious” where a young girl is pregnant with her second child by her own father. Precious […]


Unconditional Support

20th September 2013 | 0 Comments

Let me start off by saying that I love Pandora radio. I find some of my favorite songs through them, including this one from Jason Mraz entitled “I won’t Give Up”. It tells the story of the security I have found with my new husband. So much is written about the healing power of love […]


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