Category Archives: Reflections

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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One Winter Morning

There is a stillness as I look out my window.  The sound of a gentle rain on the windows breaks the early morning peace. The neighborhood dogs are quiet, birds are silent, squirrels are still and the daily sound of … 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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Morning Mist

Misty summer morn Casts a shadow of forlorn As nature sings Arise sun arise From your slumber A new day is born                            Patty B. July 22, 2017 {Picture unknown source, internet} Save

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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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Harrison

Many of us have pets or as we lovingly call them our fur babies!  Over the years we have had many doxies and one beautiful Bernese Mountain Dog mix or fur babies as we call them – each one with … Continue reading

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One Life

A woman stands alone. A silent scream. A world falls apart. No one stops. No one listens. A lonely life – Life goes on except for the one who is hurting. For her, life stopped. A heart beats yet a … Continue reading

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Spring Rain

Spring Rain Spring rain softly falling Quiet reflective moments Peaceful tranquility for a weary soul Melodious serenade of birds The sounds of heaven Softly permeates tender hearts Gentle breeze rustles through trees Voice of God tenderly whispering “Rest my child … Continue reading

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