As a newlywed, I was captivated by the nurturing of a mother bird raising her young right outside our first humble apartment. We even rescued two baby birds on separate occasions, a starling, and a sparrow, when discovered on the driveway with no nest in sight until they were mature enough to be released back […]Read More Locking Eyes with Momma Cardinal
Wisdom says that we must have rest and play to offset all the hard work and stress from our daily lives. This has been increasingly important as stress levels have exponentially increased due to the pandemic and other stressful world events. We all must find a few ways to relax and fill our “emotional tanks” […]Read More What Puzzles Taught Me About Kingdom Living
A few weeks ago, the kids and I met up with a longtime friend and her kids for a hike. We decided to try a different route than we were used to, leading to a challenging rock climbing adventure. As usual, the kids motored ahead with ease and determination while I had to make frequent […]Read More A HIGHER PERSPECTIVE
It has been a week since my father’s memorial and our celebrating his 74 years of life and seven weeks since he met Jesus face to face. All the hard work and planning paid off, and it was a memorable time together with family and friends. There was relief upon its conclusion and satisfaction from […]Read More It’s time to share Again
Church this morning was extra powerful when we sang “Champion” and pastor asked us to really think about what we were singing and if we truly believed it. Then he encouraged us to sing it again and press in with all we had. The atmosphere began to shift and lighten. Finally, he pushed us to […]Read More Will You Push Past What’s Comfortable?