Posts Tagged "For the Lord"

Called to Faithfulness

Posted by on Sep 17, 2013 in Articles | 0 comments

Called to Faithfulness

“God has not called me to be successful; He has called me to be faithful.”  Mother Teresa     Failure.  That’s me.  Okay, okay.  I guess that isn’t completely accurate.  There are days when I feel like I’m failing.  I have a hard time seeing how what I’m doing is, in any way, successful.  My book is a LONG way from the bestsellers list (some days it isn’t even on the “selling” list!)  There are weeks when I will spend hours pouring over scripture and longer hours working on this space and, when I check my site stats a few days later, only one person has...

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Song of Creation

Posted by on Jun 25, 2013 in Articles | 0 comments

Song of Creation

“The heavens declare the glory of God, and the firmament shows His handiwork.  Day unto day utters speech, and night unto night reveals knowledge.  There is no speech nor language where their voice is not heard.  Their line has gone out through all the earth and their words to the end of the world.”  Psalm 19:1-4   It was the rustling sound in the brush that got my attention first.  My heart jumped in my chest and I squeezed the brakes on my bike.  I stared into the woods, expecting to see a small bear or bobcat (bears in our area are seldom seen, but not impossible.  Bobcats...

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Crayon Drawings

Posted by on Apr 14, 2012 in Articles | 0 comments

Crayon Drawings

A gold fish with green eyes and blue gills – an elementary school creation, a little bookmark with “Jesus Lovs Yoo Mommy” scribbled in purple crayon – a Sunday School project for Mother’s Day several years ago, a caterpillar made from an egg carton with pipe cleaner feelers – a rainy Saturday afternoon project: each one a precious masterpiece tucked away in a special container in the attic.  I had to admire the treasures as I added more pieces to this priceless collection.   There aren’t many pieces to add these days.  Daniel has reached the “perfection or nothing”...

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