My dear man and I quietly celebrated 35 years of marriage recently. We celebrated with quiet appreciation to God for years that might not have been. We’re grateful for God’s mercy and the grace through which He’s taught us to accept and forgive. In my annual attempt at a reading trek through the entire Bible, … Continue reading Chapter

Cactus Haiku

Well, hello cactus! Do I see two eyes on you? How perfectly placed! ~~~~~ April 17th was National Haiku Day (apparently) and so I’m two days late in celebrating. However, I wonder if you would celebrate with me by writing your own haiku in the comments. Will you? Eyes on Jesus and Shine, ~Lisa


Today I am participating in the Five Minute Friday with Kate Motaung and her crew of brilliant writers. The word this Friday is {follow}. I’m setting my timer for 5 minutes and below we’ll see what words follow. ~~~~~~~~~~~~ We, my dear man and I, are getting close to a year living in a new … Continue reading Follow