Category: Encouragement

Missing the Mark

 It’s Throwback Thursday for sure (#tbt) as the post below was originally written in 2010 but I needed to remind myself today the value of the words. I did something yesterday where I missed the mark

A Heart Offering

Happy Monday! I woke this morning with an impression someone needed to hear this message today. So LORD open the eyes of our understanding that we may know You on a deeper level. Now, grab your Bible and join me for

The Little Daffodil

It looked to be another gray winter day as I awoke this morning. The sky was overcast and although warm sunny weather is expected this weekend it doesn’t seem to have arrived yet. As I moved about starting my day I caught a glimpse… Continue Reading “The Little Daffodil”

B Comes Before D

Since we’ve moved to the farm I’ve had to adjust to quite a few things, not the least of which is my quiet time with God. My regular routine at the burb-stead involved opening the back door around

Does Wait Break the Wagon Down?

It seems the Lord’s favorite word is often wait.  It’s always spoken very softly, very gently and with lots of love but the reaction it causes in me cannot always be described as such. Now, when I hear the word wait I pause, take a… Continue Reading “Does Wait Break the Wagon Down?”

Feeling Hammered?

Isaiah 41:7 So the craftsman encouraged the goldsmith, he who smooths with the hammer inspired him who strikes with the anvil, saying,”It is ready for the soldering,” then he fastened it with pegs that it might not totter. It takes the heavy hammer of the blacksmith along… Continue Reading “Feeling Hammered?”

Wasp on Fire

As I walked through the farmhouse making a list of needed repairs I kept finding wasps.  After stomping on a couple in the kitchen, then a few more in the living room I noticed several on the window of the glassed in front porch. I… Continue Reading “Wasp on Fire”

Prison Moments

Some encouragement for you today Genesis 41:9, “Then the chief butler spoke to Pharaoh saying, I remember my faults this day.” No matter where we are – in the dimness of a cell where we can’t see beyond our circumstances or feeling forgotten in… Continue Reading “Prison Moments”