Timeout

Time is a precious commodity, isn’t it? We hold the time we have close to us and do our best to spend it where we want to spend it. More often than not, I realize that it’s not my time, it’s God’s time. He has gifted me with life, which means he is the timekeeper. … [Read more…]

Mamie

“My name is Mamie, not like Eisenhower, because I don’t have any money.” That’s how I was introduced to the homeowner, whose house we worked on while serving in Crisfield, MD last week. We should have been able to meet Lewis too, but he had had a stroke a few weeks back and was in … [Read more…]

Joy of the Lord

I’ve started writing several posts over the last week. But I never hit the “Publish” button. Too much stress. Too much whining. Not enough actual content worth sharing with the world. Halfway through this week, I am leaning into the Lord because any other route will be fruitless. I am wearing this bracelet today: It … [Read more…]

Remembering Joy

This past week, I played handbells for the first time in three years….THREE YEARS. This is kind of a big deal. My history with musical instruments isn’t very consistent. I loved piano lessons in elementary school, but as I got older, other activities became priorities (and now I wish I would have stuck with it). I … [Read more…]