Un-Afraid?

I opened 2019 with a word of the year: FEAR. I wrote about wanting to face fear head on--face pride head on--and grow in my fear of God. How do we know when are truly fearing God? Do I have to feel the awe to be experiencing it? I don't really know if I fear … Continue reading Un-Afraid?

Small Wonders

Small wonder that in all the eras of earth He came to Roman rule Roman roads lead everywhere While Roman discipline amplified The utter helplessness of captive humanity: Pax Romana could not offer peace on earth. Small wonder that Jews being humans They called Mary a harlot for they'd Only failed to hear or forgotten … Continue reading Small Wonders

Expecting Sunday

Weekday morning, sitting in my row, Sun warming wood to a burnished glow, Soft and silent this sanctuary here, Waiting, expecting Sunday. Weekday, morning, I must sit still, Listening to the Father, if I'd do His will, Stopping to be silent and sanctuary here, Waiting, expecting Sunday.

Sourdough Stories

Once upon a while ago (about three or four years) my mom ventured into the world of making sourdough as a healthier alternative to regular baking. This was my first introduction to the process and it was brief. I do remember making some delicious puffy pancakes from the excess starter. Important Fact: In order for … Continue reading Sourdough Stories