Have you ever watched a little child reach out and take the hand of someone close to them? Their hand holding trust is so innocent, so simple of an act, yet it is a magnificent display of security and trust. Children have a way of showing their trust and acceptance by simply reaching their hand…

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Every now and then a moment in time occurs that changes your life and your heart forever, this was one of those times! Even though this moment happened years ago, it still pops back up in my memory from time to time, especially when I am seeing things happening around me that seem to be…

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Up until now, the tears had stayed neatly tucked inside, but not now. It’s Good Friday and my heart is overflowing. Once I saw the miracle of those faces on my computer screen, it was too much to contain. God is certainly not limited by our circumstances nor is He hindered by what is happening…

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Now that we are a few weeks into the New Year I have finally gotten back to my normal routine. How about you? No matter if it’s work, school, or family routines, it always seems to take awhile, especially after the craziness of the Holidays are over, but it sure feels good when you find…

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Recently I had the words from an old Michael W. Smith song pop in my mind, “Friends are friends forever if the Lord’s the Lord of them.” Truth is, I have come to appreciate the depth of the meaning of those lyrics, more now than before. Especially, as I was sitting here reflecting over this…

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I  woke up after hearing the news and thought, “I must have dreamed it.” But no, I didn’t dream it, it was right there on the news again. With one stroke of a pen, it had now become legal in the state of New York, even 24 hours before a mother would have given birth,…

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How often do we look at another woman and think to ourself, “Does she have it together?” The funny thing is, many times that other woman has just looked at someone else and thought the same thing. It may surprise you to know that some of those women who are tall, extremely witty and funny,…

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One day, several years ago, my husband and I had our oldest granddaughter along with us in the car. It had been a busy day and she was very tired from all of the exciting things we had done as a family during the time of our short visit. All of a sudden she had…

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I saw a miracle this week! After nine months of waiting we finally got to meet our new grandson. You would think after six grandchildren the sight of a newborn would become normal or ordinary, but oh my goodness, it is anything but normal. It is spectacular! It is a miracle! Like other families, as…

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When you woke up this morning, and began your typical routine, did it cross your mind today, “I am a living legacy?” I doubt that anything so significant and grand crosses most woman’s minds so early in the morning. The majority of us hurriedly start our day with our minds making plans even before our eyes…

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