not trust, but truth

God asks us to do things. sometimes they are hard things and sometimes we make them hard. we make them hard by thinking too much acting too little and delaying too long. until what could have been simple becomes complicated. what could have been done quickly now requires a whole to-do and mybe even apologies….

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uniquely covered…

at the end of the day, when the stress and concerns have worn you thin and stolen your energy, where do you hang your hat? when joy abounds and you run home to share the news, where dost thou put thine topper? when you walk in the door at the end of the day, what…

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yokes…

God, you know how afraid i am of taking control of those things you have given me to handle. yet i grumble about those things i know are Yours to handle. there is so much You ask of me that I must be in great shape mentally, physically, emotionally, to handle it. Your yoke is…

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mowing weeds…

what on earth?!?  i watch as a man on a shiny riding lawnmower mows a lawn of weeds.  a dead lawn.  full of weeds. the lawn that hasn’t seen water in months, very dry months at that, is full of dandelions.  instead of pesticide, even organic!, they just mow. because if it looks like it…

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freeing toes…

we all have patterns–some we want to change, and do.  some we need to change and realize it will take a lifetime to completely transform.  and others we want to change, not because they are bad or damaging, but just because we want to change them–and sometime, we just can’t. my shoes are the absolute…

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