A Full Sink, An Empty Tank

The dishes taunted me from their place in the kitchen sink.  Both sides were filled to capacity and some dishes sat to the side, resting on the counter top, too large to fit.  I was exhausted!  It had been a day!  As a matter of fact, it had been a weekend.  I had been on …

Loose Teeth and Taffy

-This is a true story, based upon a child's memory. So, people and places are likely a bit different than actual events. However, ones thing is not changed. My Papaw is an amazing man! My PapawA Lost Tooth I had a loose tooth again. I rather enjoyed having loose teeth.  It was quite satisfying to …

Examine the Bones

There is an old African Proverb that says, "If I stand tall, I'm standing on the shoulders of those who have gone before."   Booker T. Washington put it this way: "We are standing on the bones of those who have gone before us.  It sometimes behooves us to examine those bones."              Examine the Bones.   …

The Great Pretender

But God's Amazing Grace has made me who I am! And His grace to me was not fruitless.I Corinthians 15:10a TPT Monday hit me in the face like a ton of bricks hurling through unrelenting gale force winds.  It tossed debris my way in rapid succession as if in anger.  I set my face like …

Breaking New Ground

I’ve heard it said that nothing is certain but change.  This is a truth I come to understand with every passing day.  Yet there is another truth I believe with all my heart-God is steadfast in my life.  He is as close as a whisper. But He is not a passive God.  He calls me …