A new day. New mercies. What I am loving about sunrise near the mountains is that the mountains look different every morning. Every sunrise paints a different palette of colors and those colors are splashed with ever changing beauty onto the mountains right outside our windows. Today I am reminded that no matter the circumstances … Continue reading The Colors of Mercy
A number of years ago as painful upheaval seemed to become the overarching theme of our lives, I cried out to Jesus for an anchor. I was emotionally reeling - seasick on the storm tossed waves of normal life. God heard my cries for help. Jesus appeared walking on the waves reaching out to take … Continue reading Anchors up!
It usually doesn’t. Our first chair. We were hooked! In true dad fashion, he said, “Let’s just try it. If it doesn’t work out… no big deal!” Now at that particular time in life, that was an offer I couldn’t refuse. He was encouraging. I could wrap my brain around these simple teachings I had … Continue reading It didn’t happen overnight