Calm in the Midst of Chaos

    "See! The winter is past, the rains are over and gone. Flowers appear on the earth; the season of singing has come...Arise, come, my darling; my beautiful one, come with me" Song of Solomon 2:11-13 The past few weeks have been a bit chaotic. My husband and I have been running in a … Continue reading Calm in the Midst of Chaos

Into Dreaming

In my waking and my slumber may your presence fill my heart. When my eyes close let me see you clearly. When all of me is shut down and distant let me hear you shout loudly. Even when I'm unaware, you're guiding me, warning me, comforting, drawing me near to your glory. My ever present … Continue reading Into Dreaming

Christmas

Here lies a wandering world, numbed by silence and lulled to slumber in the bed of their own consequences. Hearts yearning for "something more", frustration and longing for love and satisfaction gripping them with fists of disillusionment. "I thought my life would be different." Glimmer of hope, Jupiter crowned in Regulus, star to cut the … Continue reading Christmas

Need

I watched a newborn baby snuggled tightly to her mother's chest in perfect peace amidst the noise and chaos all around. I sang with all I had in worship to my father, the author of all I am, the one we so often forget to acknowledge. We pursue Him in word and song, praying He … Continue reading Need

Reinvented

In rural, southern Ohio somewhere there is a band of stuffed animals and baby dolls who were once taught the word of God. When I was a little girl, I was convinced that I would be a preacher and a singer. I would play church with my stuffed animals in the backyard. I would lead … Continue reading Reinvented