We were all checked in, flights approved, just 24 hours until time to board the plane. But now another failed attempt! Another disappointment! The Coronavirus interrupted our plans! It was apparent the trip would have to be cancelled (like at Thanksgiving time) but this time because of a world-wide virus. At the time we were … Continue reading Checked In!
The wisest man that ever lived wrote: “Pleasant words are a honeycomb, Sweet to the soul and healing to the bones” (Proverbs 16:24, NLT). He also made it clear: “Death and life are in the power of the tongue” (Proverbs 18:21, NASB). King Solomon validates through contrasting principles the way to be wise. He warns … Continue reading HONEY & TRUMPETS
While stopped at a traffic light I pulled a tube of lipstick from my purse. Just at that moment my engine died. “Surely my car did not cut out on me,” I thought to myself. But sure enough, as the traffic light turned green, I went nowhere. Honking noise filled the air as I tried … Continue reading Cars, Planes & Tornadoes
A Post of Encouragement written by my youngest daughter: Jennifer Hansley The driveway appeared out of the foggy humidity. My eyes strained to see around the bend in the stretch of road. I could have described the minute curves to you with my eyes closed. As we approached the end of the 12 hour … Continue reading Grandma’s House
“How can you be the rainbow in somebody’s storm?” the radio announcer’s voice queried. As the question flowed through my mind, endless possibilities erupted in my thoughts. Considering the rainbow was given by God as a beautiful promise to never flood the earth again, so our acts of encouragement could possibly save someone sinking in … Continue reading The Holy Spirit’s Voice Queries
The sign flashing “HOT” meant only one thing, a delightful treat just waiting for me to indulge! My love affair with glazed Krispy Kreme Doughnuts was relenting. There was a time I could devour half a dozen without a thought to self-control or health issues ever being a problem. Now, as I work toward a … Continue reading Prayerfully Sweet
As morning burst through my window, I leaped from the bed excited and exhilarated to start the week off right! NOT AT ALL!! I had hoped “to feel” the desire to get back into the old routine after all the fun and food of Louisiana but sometimes the motivation just ain’t there. So, what do … Continue reading It’s A New Dawn; It’s A New Day!