REVISIT // Human love

It has been a true blessing to write this blog over the last 19 months. I started it out of the outpouring of God’s redemptive love and leading. I continue it as I find power in the written word. In the sharing of stories and experience, moments in life that seem to not have value…

Anchor

“Grief can be a burden, but also an anchor. You get used to the weight, how it holds you in place.” ― Sarah Dessen, The Truth About Forever “Then Jesus said, “Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you….

A year

Today is one year since my mom passed. I do not have words of wisdom or personal insights to share this day, but I have found some quotes & scripture that acknowledge feelings I have had over this first year of life without Mom and the loss that most acutely acquaints me with grief. “It’s…

221b remembrance

Three years ago today we watched the last filmed episode of my favorite television series, Sherlock. This show! I looked back at all my tweets and Instagram posts as I watched the last episode (thank you TimeHop) and still feel the same way about the show as I did that day. Who knows if they…

Seen

To see and be seen. That is the truest nature of Love. // Brene Brown

Entwined

Lord, Give us the imagination to dream and catch glimpses of the life you intend for us to live. Show us how our individual lives are entwined with those around us, and help us to live so truly together that we embody your good news in this world. Amen. // Common Prayer

Conversation

The happiest conversation is that of which nothing is distinctly remembered, but a general effect of pleasing impression.      Samuel Johnson The chair across from me at my desk is where everyone sits when they come to chat. Today I noticed the indents at the bottom of the pillow and it made me smile. The indents…

Sweetness

In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed. – Kahlil Gibran (and quoted by Richard on Friends)

Celebrate 40 // Day 25

In 25 days, I celebrate the beginning of my fourth decade on this planet & all that God has in store for me. For each day heading towards my birthday, I thought I would write a wish or desire for my forties. I have thoroughly enjoyed my thirties and I know God has even more…

Celebrate 40 // Day 21

In 25 days, I celebrate the beginning of my fourth decade on this planet & all that God has in store for me. For each day heading towards my birthday, I thought I would write a wish or desire for my forties. I have thoroughly enjoyed my thirties and I know God has even more…