Reflections of Life

Sowing in Every Season.

Daily I  see little signs that Spring is coming.  Are you seeing them too?  How does it effect you?  It gets my mind turning with excitement because I begin to anticipate the flowers that I love blooming and my favorite day of Spring— “tree budding day.”  It isn’t an official day but as my family […]

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Week #35 2 Timothy 3:16-17

2 Timothy 3:16-172 Timothy 3:16-17English: World English Bible – WEB301 Moved Permanently Moved Permanently The document has moved .WP-Bible plugin “All scripture is God-breathed and useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.”  The time we spend digging into the word of God effects […]

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Week #22 Romans 8:28

Am I the only one challenged by the statement by Paul that “in all things” the Lord works for the good of his people?   Really, all things in my life from the crazy, hurtful, disobedient, lovely, confusing, and …… he uses them all for good?  The words all and good are challenging my thinking […]

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Week # 21 Free Gift of Grace with a Purpose: Ephesians 2: 8-10

    Pause with me this Memorial weekend to remember those in our Military that have died sacrificially in service for our nation’s freedom and the protection of those in pursuit of freedom.  I’m personally very thankful for the bravery and sacrifice of our fallen Heroes and their precious loved ones left to carry forward […]

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Week # 13 Wisdom Builder Isaiah 26:3-4

How often do you experience perfect peace?  We live in a world that moves at a breathtaking pace that leaves many at the end of the day feeling further behind than when it began.   This week’s  “Wisdom Wellspring” verse, Isaiah 26:3-4Isaiah 26:3-4English: World English Bible – WEB301 Moved Permanently Moved Permanently The document has moved .WP-Bible plugin, […]

ADORE Series Devotion Series Reflections of Life

ADORE Series: Eternal Peace!

Welcome to the final post in the ADORE Series: Eternal Peace— The reflections of Advent are the gentle melodies that play in our hearts and are often drown out by the clamoring of the season demanding our attention.   It is the goodness of God that meets us in our moments of reflection to remind us that […]

ADORE Series Devotion Series Reflections of Life

Oh Come Let Us ADORE our Savior!

We are in the season of anticipation and adoration— Christmas and New Years! What is your natural focus around these Holidays? For me, I naturally get caught up in the anticipation. I am easily drawn into the business of preparing and experiencing all the season has to offer– from yummy treats, beautiful displays and programs […]

Reflections of Life Reflective Encouragement

What will they think?

  Can you relate to my “Sol experience”? It’s all about the art of dog walking. I prefer walking with my sweet Border Collie Kate. Those walks are tranquil time of reflecting through the wooded trail behind our home. Now it has become a “Sol experience”. What is a Sol experience you ask? Well it’s […]

Reflections of Life Tuesday Tidbits

Cooking on the Wrong Burner

Have you ever started preparing a meal and discovered you have had your pan on the wrong burner? Once again I found myself wondering how in the world I didn’t notice sooner that nothing was happening in my pot that should be boiling any moment. As I reached for the handle it was very hot […]

Reflections of Life Tuesday Tidbits

Courage to Reflect

  I remember that Sunday morning well. The summer sun peaked through the bedroom blinds before my eyes were ready to greet the day. Sounds of a squirmy infant and toddler encouraged one more attempt at squeeze just 5 more minutes of sleep before I faced the activities of the day. Then it happened– the whimpers […]