Tag Archives: Hope

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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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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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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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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Roots of Hope

“The root of Jesse will spring up one who will arise to rule over the nations; in Him the Gentiles will hope. May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so … Continue reading

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Hope In Bloom ~ Roots of Hope

  In June I had a wonderful opportunity to help in the worship service for the Presbyterian Women of the Synod of Trinity Women’s Gathering.  Women from 16 Presbyteries from Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania joined together to worship, praise … Continue reading

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Hope

When I posted my last article “Finding God In The Midst Of Our Storms”, little did I know that the city of Boston, Massachusetts and West, Texas would have endured such horrific events.  My heart ached and my hand was … Continue reading

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Jesus Christ Is Risen Today!

“Tomb, thou shalt not hold Him longer; Death is strong, but Life is stronger; Faith and Hope triumphant say Christ will rise on Easter Day.”  {Phillips Brooks}   And he said to them, “Do not be amazed; you are looking … Continue reading

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