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Month: June 2022

Walk with Me

“What if God wants us to ask him to walk with us again?” Things I think Walking in woods Chasing sleepy morning sun New day Clock ticking Walk slow awhile Before I must run Silence Gratitude. Pause. Say, God, I see you. (Smile) Please, walk with me today? The Lord will keep you from all […]

Finding Rivendell

Elrond’s house was perfect, whether you liked food or sleep or story-telling or singing (or reading), or just sitting and thinking best, or a pleasant mixture of them all. Merely to be there was a cure for weariness. … Evil things did not come into the secret valley of Rivendell. J.R.R. Tolkien (Lord of the […]

By Design

Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and reverence. Henry David Thoreau Rain drops on purple flowers Swaths of forest green Scrumptious peace God’s good design seen Things that are real Purposed and planned Creator’s art on display Framing up hope for man One plus one Is always […]

Splash of Daisy

The daisy, by the shadow that it casts, protects the lingering dewdrop from the sun. William Wordsworth The love of God toward you is like the Amazon River flowing down to water a single daisy. F.B. Meyer The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God endures forever. Isaiah 40:8

Fox and Fawn

“Peace is liberty in tranquility.” —Marcus Tullius Cicero Tranquility is defined by Wordnik as “an untroubled state; free from disturbances” and “a state of peace and quiet”. The definitions resonate in my heart, while in reality, our world has many troubles with little peace and quiet. We have to work hard to create space for […]