Category Archives: Marriage

Gifts from God

To me, every flower in my yard is a gift from God – like bouquets from my dancing years He personally wakes me, whispering my name. I know He has new treasures waiting as I hurry to open my bible … Continue reading

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What I got wrong.

That we needed to be perfect parents 🙏🏼 That if we did all the prescribed things, the kids would just fall in line 😂 That prayer was just for me🙏🏼 That Christmas was all about presents🎁 That coffee was just … Continue reading

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Armored Up!

When I became a Christian, my mom taught me about God’s Armor (Ephesians 6:20-19). She told me to put in on in-prayer EVERY day, and so I have… and I cover all those I love as well šŸ™‚ HELMET of … Continue reading

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Free to Enjoy!

Fasting weekly for “Freedom Friday’s” has brought some great revelations and insights. My friend Bobbi (who fasts along with me) and I have been amazed to see God consistently give us each a weekly word to focus on. Many times … Continue reading

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Serving Together

It’s been a few years now since our “big move” in 2014. Life changed overnight when we put our home of 15 years 💔 on the market to live with and care for my parents until they went to be … Continue reading

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Not just for me

I kept a book close at hand in 2010, Pearls of Great Price. A devotional by Joni Erickson Tada a quadriplegic woman who has lived in a wheelchair as many years as I’ve been alive!😱 Her story “Joni” is quite … Continue reading

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No more stuff, please

The older David and I have gotten, the fewer things we want. We stopped giving each other gifts (birthday, anniversary, Christmas) more than 10 years ago! Instead we enjoy experiences -like travel! We asked our children in 2008 if they … Continue reading

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Aging gracefully

Aging gracefully… well that’s the idea at least. I suppose it means –gently, but I mean it “with lots of humor and thankfulness.” Time is moving fast. I’ve become grateful every morning simply for another day, another year, another chance … Continue reading

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So glad Iā€™m not young anymore-

I love the movie Gigi❤️ Our kids grew up well versed in all the classics – movies with singing and dancing included. Gigi has it all with a moral epiphany to boot. One of the older characters sings, “I’m so … Continue reading

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Solid Evidence

My blog serves as a huge pile of rocks to me; a reminder of the things God has done. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve wanted to actually build such a thing – in the front yard! But … Continue reading

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