Heavenly Coincidence

“Is she the woman with the southern drawl?” I asked my friend as we texted back and forth, “the one with diabetes whose glucose monitor beeps every once in a while in class?” “No..” came the next bubble, “that’s not her-that’s Mary*, Faye*’s kinda quiet, a snowbird– she’s doesn’t live here year-round.” “The one with…

Now you see ’em, now you don’t..

Gee whiz, really? I guess wax Meghan and wax Harry have been taken to the museum equivalent of the woodshed now that they have stepped back from their royal duties. And while I’m not judging whether it’s right or wrong to remove their likenesses, I’m just saying wow-   that was fast! Reminds me of a…

Who’s in Charge here?

Today’s devotion in Jesus Calling was a good one on anxiety. Sarah Young’s first sentence was an attention grabber: “Anxiety is a result of envisioning a future without Me..” (Me being God.) When I think about my own anxious thoughts I would have to say she’s right. I play the ‘starring role’ in most of…

Post Its from Heaven

Every so often when the kids were little, I’d tuck a little note of encouragement into their lunch pails, ditto for my husband..   (minus the lunch pail of course.) I believe God reaches out to us in a similar way with little messages that let us know He’s near and that He cares. Here’s my…

I won’t smile and you can’t make me.

I remember a friend once telling me that she had “every right to be miserable.”  I was trying to lift her spirits after a break-up and she was having absolutely none of it. No doubt she had every reason to be sad, I would have been sad too…but she wasn’t explaining her reason to me..she…