Trees, animals, humans….it isn’t a stretch to see how we are different. We have been blessed with an intellect, being created in the image and likeness of God. What a gift! To be wired like our creator…and yet….what do we do with that? Each of us unique with talents and a personality that has never … Continue reading Oh, the things that we do to ourselves…..
It’s funny that your name was given to you by your parents but before too long it becomes something that identifies you and it becomes your own. Even little babies respond to their names. When someone says our name it can mean so much to us. We all know what it feels like when a … Continue reading When someone speaks your name
Every day offers us opportunities to grow and learn if we nurture the attitude of a child. Each experience, every exchange with another, each glance at nature provides us with a message. I think that the first step in the learning process is to be able to step out of the ‘me’. In other words, … Continue reading Lessons to learn
Go beyond seeing with your eyes and hearing with your ears. Use your heart. See with your heart, feel with your heart, taste with your heart. You will be surprised at what you experience…..dimensions far beyond what you know. Continue reading Our five senses
Today begins with a challenge…There are many words that are so common to us, words that we use all of the time, words that we are comfortable with, words that I think have meanings far beyond what we think them to be. For example, the word obedience. Obedience has come to have somewhat of a … Continue reading Words we know the meaning of…..or do we?
I sit and I reflect…inside of me is an entire spectrum of emotions. I see a life filled with experiences that have shaped me into who I am. I see feelings that I’d like to share and those that I hold close to my heart. I see words never spoken and deeds never done. I … Continue reading Going deep
The weather has been warm and dry, so dry that the grass is dying and the flowers are wilting. Everyone begins to speak of rain, we need rain, it hasnt’ rained in a while, the lawns are dry, we need some rain. It begins to rain and within the first few minutes or hours, we … Continue reading Rain