Category Archives: On God

Come Home

“There are two realities to which you must cling. First, God has promised that you will receive the love you have been searching for. And second, God is faithful to that promise.”-Henri J.M. Nouwen For the longest time, maybe forever, I thought that people were supposed to create a home or a place for me. […]

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Beauty In An Unexpected Place

I woke up a year ago in Big Sur, CA and found myself face to face with this black beauty. My sister and I had gone to the Monterey Music Festival the night before and wearily galumphed to her friends house in the wee hours of the night to crash. When we arrived all was […]

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Why Did The Bad Things Happen? Living With An Unoffended Heart

It can be really difficult to understand why certain things have happened in our lives and why other things that you thought would happen and have  invested time and effort into, end up never coming through, or falling apart. It can feel like God is cold, stern and uncaring or just aloof. It can feel […]

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Are You Lying On A Nail?

“One of these mornings you gonna rise up singing. Yes, you’ll spread your wings and you’ll take to the sky, but until that morning, there’s nothing can harm you, when sweet daddy is near you, standing by.” -Louis Armstrong singing “Summertime” Sometimes it can be really easy to slip into discouragement. I have a large […]

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Wonderful (The Way I Feel)

“Wonderful (The Way I Feel)” It matters to me Took a long time to get here If it would have been easy I would not have cared Like a tropical forest Like a cop on the beat When all is in order You get lost in the heat I feel so wonderful, wonderful, wonderful the […]

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Jim James On World Cafe

Check out this interview with Jim James

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Peace On Earth

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Encouragement

Every person has a purpose and a promise over their life. You are not too old, too young, or too used up to accomplish everything that God has placed in your heart to accomplish. Sometimes things can seem like they are taking a really long time, maybe you feel as though God has forgotten about […]

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Encouragement

“To be Christ like is not hard, just don’t do anything unless He tells you to. That can be hard, but that is where your peace and security is.  It is knowing that what you are doing is what God wants you to do.  If you don’t know it, don’t do anything.  Your spirit will […]

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A Good Wife Is Hard To Find

      I am a simple woman, my life is plain If I never made music again To know you and bear our children, would suffice for my life Take them to school, come home and clean up And to love you in your work, my delight If it is His will, I will […]

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