Sitting by the water’s edge waves crush I tune in as the waves slurp the rocks I listen as the swell crushes at the ragged shore Moving in and moving out One moment they punch the jagged rocks And next a peaceful flow covers like a blanket of snow Until….
Winter Season Of Joy
Winter Season Of Joy — a season of reflection. Winter season brings joy as we anticipate the coming spring. It’s a season to hibernate for some and greater activity for others. When the nights are long and the days are short, and the temperatures drop we tend to curl up inside our warm houses, perhaps…
From The Inside Out Or From The Outside In?
Looking from the inside out or from the outside in? Many days now I’ve been distracted by endless activity and thoughts that only bring guilt. What I should be doing I don’t do, and what I do I shouldn’t be doing. Paradox. Meddling with stuff that only wastes precious time, like checking social media too much….
Overcoming Bitterness By Holding Onto Grace
Today I have a guest blogger from our recent Intentional Blogger Challenge with Jeff Goins. As believers we connected and share our faith in Christ. Rhonda Smith writes short encouraging devotionals, and today we look at bitterness and how to let go of anger. Rhonda is a blogger from Virginia in the US. She writes…
Stinkin’ Thinkin’ VS Thankful Thoughts
Growing a thankful heart is like a garden that thrives when its watered with praise. Thoughts about gratitude can change a life. A thankful heart is a happy heart and a healthy heart. It’s not the happy people who are thankful, but the thankful people are happy. They give thanks even in bad circumstances.