Tag Archives: Musings

Insatiable longings

Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life (Ps 13:12). If you have ever had a hope deferred, you know how much heart-sickness stings. The person dealing with unwanted singleness, the couple struggling … Continue reading

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Beautiful Things

“Those who look to him are radiant, and their faces shall never be ashamed.” Psalm 34:5 Oh, the things we go through to be beautiful—plucking, waxing, brushing, gelling, coloring, brightening, concealing… I realize these things aren’t bad in themselves (and … Continue reading

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Mine fields…

“They surrounded me like bees…in the name of the Lord I cut them off! I was pushed hard, so that I was falling, but the Lord helped me.” Psalm 118:12-13 There is a field that I cross on a regular basis … Continue reading

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Writer’s block

“And he told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart.” Luke 18:1 I have in my mind the idea for a novel. It follows me around like a little butterfly, fluttering … Continue reading

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Spring is in the air…

A joyful heart is good medicine… Proverbs 17:22 I love spring. Birds in the trees, squirrels chasing each other, bunnies jumping all around, all of them twitterpated and ready for love…then soon all of the cute little baby animals start … Continue reading

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