Monthly Archives: May 2010

Terrapin Tales

When I think about the leading of the LORD for our family this week, I would say it has been bitter sweet. Sweet – Praise the LORD that my husband has landed a job!! Bitter – because it involves relocating our family. I’m sure you have experienced a move at least once in your life, so you know the heartache of leaving behind the ones …

My Marilyn Monroe

Two years ago, I planted a rose bush by our mailbox. Last summer, the bush had a rose bud bloom periodically with one or two red roses. I rigorously pruned it back this fall, and this spring we have received a beautiful surprise. There are a least 20-30 delicate red blooms, and along with them to my amazement, one bold, bright peachy-pink bloom. Now, …

Roll Your Cares on to Me

“Roll your cares on to Me.” “Cast your burden on the Lord [releasing the weight of it] and he will sustain you” (Psalm 55:22 AMP). Those words immediately brought me peace this week. It seems like everywhere I turn, someone I know is going through something difficult. I’m not talking a small difficulty, but a large and …

One Seed

“One seed… one tiny mustard seed of faith is all God needs to accomplish the seemingly impossible in our lives.” This is what I told the ladies on Saturday, “One seed” is all we need and that “seed” is Jesus. The seed analogy happened to be appropriate for spring, reminding us of new birth, but it was also …
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