Because It Matters

“At any point God can change his plans for your life when he decides your life purpose needs to be protected.”― Shannon L. Alder Even Shakespeare wasn't as tragic as 2020.. While embracing the elongated stillness in my corner of the world... sight was increasing...Spirit became more vocal.......I practiced listening for God first in everything....EVERYTHING... because [...]

On the Rising … 2021

“Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you do not know."... Jeremiah 33:3 When we intentionally praise God …..and offer thanksgiving to Him during a difficult time, our praise becomes our testimony. It shifts our focus away from our problems and moves us to meditate on [...]

Resurrection Power

Ezekiel 37 The hand of the LORD was upon me, and he brought me out by the Spirit of the LORD and set me in the middle of a valley; it was full of bones. He asked me, "Son of man, can these bones live?" I said, "O Sovereign LORD, you alone know." Then he said to me, "Prophesy to these bones and say to [...]

Way Maker

PSALMS 40:3 He put a new song in my mouth,    a hymn of praise to our God.Many will see and fear the Lord    and put their trust in him. “When hope has eluded me and I can see nothing but the pain within which I sit, I remember that a horizon cannot exist without two sides; the one I can [...]

The Wisdom of Tenderness

“You know those little moments when an unexpected act or a spoken word affects your heart with sweet, satiating intensity―a simple gesture that possesses deep, personal meaning beyond what anyone realizes?  You know those tender moments?  That's God pressing his lips on your forehead and whispering, 'I love you.'”― Richelle E. Goodrich, Smile Anyway Not all that Spirit [...]

Harvesting Balance

“I didn't survivethe storm outsideto allow anyone (including myself)to erode my soul” ― Vijaya Gowrisankar The mind of an enlightened creator KNOWS that of themselves, they do nothing. But in each moment of decision, they can ALLOW, the great power and mystery of Love to direct their course. They can utilize time to refine their ability to hear [...]

The Way Leaves Flower

“Autumn leaves don't fall, they fly. They take their time and wander on this their only chance to soar.” Delia Owens, Where the Crawdads Sing Time does not heal…It is letting go….of time…..that heals Autumn is the season that teaches us this mastery….. it is here, in Autumn…where we enter our quietude…. In a natural way….as [...]

Extraordinary Grace…

“There's truths you have to grow into.”― H.G. Wells Breathe...... even thorns bloom..... While addressing that which is going on within …..for that’s all that is truly going on....be mellow with that which you place focus on….be gentle dear traveler….when finding freedom from what could have been... No words or movements needed or required……are ever hurried…. [...]

Hunger of The Soul

If I cried out, who would hear me up there, among the angelic orders? Rainer Maria Rilke We reach for words to speak in a voice that is both intimate and majestic on the mysteries of human life and our attempt..... to translate the angels language..... to use our self-consciousness to some advantage.... to transcend.... [...]

Far Side of Blooming

“None of us is promised an easy life. There is nothing we can do to keep ourselves immune to trials, and we cannot eradicate painful feelings in our lives.But even the most difficult seasons are not absent of God's love. And this love changes us. This is what I want to tell you: on the [...]