Category Archives: Daily Devotions

Resolutions

I used to make resolutions every Jan 1.  When I was younger a few of my resolutions were to study harder in school and to do my chores without complaining. As I got older it changed to dieting, keeping my … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

We each have our favorite ways to celebrate Thanksgiving.  Each tradition brings families closer as we gather to be thankful for what God has blessed us with during the year. Like many other Americans the third Thursday in November we … Continue reading

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Secrets

Secrets   Is there something you have hidden away hidden in your heart?   We have all experienced hurts and disappointment in our lives.  We each have a secret we are ashamed of or a hurt so deep we have … Continue reading

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Finding God In The Unexpected

As spring ends and summer begins we witness new life emerging from a winter slumber.  We expect the birds migrating back to the north and anticipate the tiny buds of tulips, crocus’ and daffodils breaking through the cold ground reaching … Continue reading

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A White Dogwood Tree

This past spring as I sat looking out my window at my white Dogwood Tree, the white pedals glowing in the dusk I was reminded of the hope Jesus offers of peace and rest. As I watched twilight give way … Continue reading

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Unexpected Path

In February when I posted about writing again I had good intentions to get back into my routine.  But like the old saying, “the best laid plans of mice and men often go awry” (Robert Burns), my life has taken … Continue reading

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Season of Rest

Season of Rest When I took my break I did not know what to expect. There were plenty of things that have been neglected and needed done. In my mind I became June Cleaver and Mrs. Brady (forgetting Mrs. Brady … Continue reading

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Finding Hope In Cancer

15 years ago I heard the words none of us want to hear, “you have cancer”. On July 9, 2000 I was diagnosed with Breast Cancer. I was 38 yrs old, a non smoker with no family history of breast … Continue reading

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Day of Pentecost

Today in the Christian church we celebrate the Day of Pentecost.  Pentecost is the day that the church was born. Christ was crucified, rose again, spent forty days with his disciples, then ascended to heaven. Pentecost immediately followed.  As our … Continue reading

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Praise For Our Creator

“Praise God from all creatures here below…” Creator of everything and everyone There is no beginning of time only You You filled the Heavens with Your Glory You Created the Universe displaying Your Power and Greatness You Created the Angels … Continue reading

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