Over The Mountain Filled with nostalgic memories of cross-country road trips in the 70's, a smile is sure to brighten the face of those old enough to remember. As the years add miles to our life journey, the roads over the mountains ahead become a climb of a different kind.
Afternoon Drives Ever been the victim of a bad April Fools joke? My Dad got me good once in my youth. His joke may have resulted in a temporary disappointment, but the adventures rolled on.
Walk In Insecurities and self-doubting thoughts can become paralyzing if allowed. Even so, we need to call on God to help us find the courage to walk through unfamiliar doors. For behind many of these doors are blessings and adventures far more wonderful than we could have ever imagined, IF we don't cave in to our fears!
Overhead Bin If you find yourself laughing so hard you cry while reading this, I know you've been there too! If you find yourself rolling your eyes and snarling, don't worry, I learned my lesson!
Dance of the Windstorm Battling a booth canopy at a festival during a rainstorm may be humorous to onlookers, but to the booth owners it's anything but funny. Just remember, this too shall dry up and blow over like the battles we face in life. We just need to stay focused and know God is here to hold our hand as we walk through the storms in life.
The Missing Peace The shapes of puzzle pieces have always intrigued me. Specially the ones that look like people. So, I decided to paint a picture of a puzzle piece. Why not? Stumped as to how to paint it after it was drawn, the Holy Spirit came to my rescue. Check out my painting journey as an artist.
Short Stories With a Thought-Provoking Message
Dessert First I'm not certain, but something tells me I'm not the only person out there who likes to eat their dessert first. Have you ever just closed you eyes to totally enjoy all the flavors? Jesus wants us to taste and see that He is good also!
Love Those Weeds We can learn a lot of stuff, and life lessons, when we make the effort to know an acquaintance on a deeper level. This was particularly eye-opening for Cora Beth when we choose to learn more about Raya instead of believing all the gossip and slander concerning that could be heard echoing through the halls.
Grass Between My Toes Some days just seem to go on forever. Specially when you have children in a multitude of activities. Finding time, and remembering, to put some moments of fun in life during the craziness is sometimes a challenge for Leslie.
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