My friend passed peacefully away…

Farewell! My friend.  You will be sorely missed by so many. I want to thank you for the treasured memory of your coming over to sit with me while I waited in panicked agony to hear how my son was when he suffered from great heartache. Your presence was gentle and loving and solid. ThankContinue reading “My friend passed peacefully away…”

The Metamorphosis of Moments of Time

With my friend lingering on the fine line between time and eternity, I find myself, as many others are doing, wondering how I might live my life with more meaning, more LIFE. I have watched from the side lines the poignancy between the members of her heartbroken family….  Heads gently together, whispering words of encouragementContinue reading “The Metamorphosis of Moments of Time”

A Letter to My Dying Friend

Dear one, I met you about 5 years ago.  I learned that you were seriously into horses and had some very funny friends.  You liked to sing and you were carefree.  When I met you, you had just come out of your son’s illness and things were still challenging.  Before he got sick, you sufferedContinue reading “A Letter to My Dying Friend”

The Purity of Heavenly Hope

2 Corinthians 6:18 And (I) will be a Father unto you, and ye shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty. My soul is deeply stirred and moved.  As I think on my relationship with God and my love for Him, I think of it sometimes as a dance: me, here on the Earth – Him in theContinue reading “The Purity of Heavenly Hope”

Learning about Consecration

I have been thinking about the word “consecration” lately. All of the following words help describe a consecrated person or life. Sanctified: to be sanctified we must go through a sanctification Dedicated Hallowed Devoted Committed purified perseverance loyalty devout vow promise covenant diligence allegiance fidelity fervent pledge My definition of Consecration: Consecration is a divineContinue reading “Learning about Consecration”

GF Buttermilk Cornbread

GF Buttermilk Cornbread  Dry Ingredients:  2 cups gluten free flour 1/2 cup 2-tablespoons sugar 1-1/2 tablespoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 cups white cornmeal  Wet Ingredients:  1 cup buttermilk 1/2 cup milk Three eggs 1/2 cup olive oil 1/2 teaspoon salt   Directions: Bring ingredients to room temperature (set out cold ingredients for aboutContinue reading “GF Buttermilk Cornbread”