Is it possible?

It seems hard to wrap my head around this life.  And then I remember, “Oh yes, life makes no sense without God.”   King Solomon taught us that in the book of Ecclesiastes. It’s the mystery of the ages.  Poets and songwriters have labored hard on this topic.  I wake up, I wash my face, … Continue reading Is it possible?

Ready to Dig Deep

Here I am, sitting at my blog post and trying to decide how to write about what is affecting my life so deeply right now!   I am moved to awe.   Last year was a rough year for me, a shadowy place, if you will, and yet, here I am, through no goodness of my own, … Continue reading Ready to Dig Deep


My mother called me from her hospital room tonight.  She sounds happy and peaceful, and I was thrilled to hear her voice.  You see, I am 2,700 miles away from her, across this vast land, and cannot call her!   The reason I can’t call her, is that the only time she turns her cellphone … Continue reading Mother

Seeing His glory

Suffering.  Inner anguish that no one can see.  Pain that goes beyond what words can express.  Longing to make some sense out of the dreams that never came true.   Yes, June has been hard.  Maybe these few weeks have felt so strange because I thought I was supposed to be in England with Anne. … Continue reading Seeing His glory


It really has been a great Christmas. While watching movies, and reading stories which portray those who suffer hardship financially during this time of year, or have serious relationship issues or life direction crises (which are all common themes at Christmas) I got to thinking about what it is that MOST of us deal with … Continue reading Christmas