Tag Archives: life

There is no safe investment. To love at all is to be vulnerable.

May I just say what a merciful and patient God we serve, who has given me a second chance on life. May I just say glory be to God!

Quote by Mary Austin

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“We are not all born at once, but by bits. The body first, and the spirit later… Our mothers are racked with the pains of our physical birth; we ourselves suffer the longer pains of our spiritual growth.”

A Night Like This…

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Nights like tonight… after days like today… and nights like last night… it’s just me and Beethoven amidst a sorrowful heart and languishing prayers… Lord, have mercy…

Overcome yourself…

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“If you want to overcome the whole world, overcome yourself.” ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky No truer words, nor more difficult to enact. True to form, Dostoyevsky says sit like it is, even when it cuts to the heart… and daunts even the strong in faith. Such is my prayer… Lord have mercy.

To love someone…

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The Journey Doesn’t End Here…

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Her expectant trepidation… His hopeful waiting…

Where He Answers Her Questions

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 Yes, he cares what she has to say.  Very much so.  He is praying for her, always.  In her struggles, she is not alone.  No matter how she feels, she can turn to him.  Please remember, He didn’t change.  He is still here, just like he always has been.  He too feels many of the same things she is feeling…. Read more »

It’s Midnight… Another day in the dark

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Just as midnight marks a new day in the deep of night, so this day comes and I am no closer to knowing, no closer to understanding, kept in the dark – a quiet, silent, dark. Yet prayer is best in the dark…