I took you some flowers today; Only you weren’t there. I knew you wouldn’t be, But I took them in your memory. It’s been twenty-five years Since you were welcomed in Heaven. I can still see your beautiful face And feel your warmth in my arms – Not in the way I had anticipated, But … Continue reading Flowers Today
There is a place and a People tucked in a special place in my heart. They are there as strongly as when I was there with them. It’s called Cannonball on Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota, and the Sioux American Indians there. I first met these people when we went on a mission trip … Continue reading Standing Rock, Where I Left Part of My Heart
Thoughts of you drift through my mind, Like soft and fluffy dandelions; The dreams I had for you, dear one, Still warm my heart like the morning sun. I'll always wonder who you'd be If you had lived with your Daddy and me. A mother's love never goes away Even for one who lives far … Continue reading THOUGHTS OF RACHEL
I was blessed to be able to do one of my favorite things today. I got up and went to my Mama's and Daddy’s house to help with the family garden. This is one of those things that make me happy on a lot of levels. It’s nice to know there are things I can … Continue reading Family Treasure
One day, I was cleaning up in the kitchen moving things around scrubbing the counter really good. I discovered that my Snake Plant had gotten pushed behind some other things, and so I had forgotten about it. It should have withered and died by now, but I saw that it was sending up new shoots … Continue reading Appreciative That God Doesn’t Neglect Me
I had planned to share another Christmas blog, but I feel that I need to share a message about something just as appropriate at this time. I read a message on my Facebook feed from someone I don’t know. She is the mother of one of the little 1st grade boys who went to Heaven … Continue reading Some Things That Helped Me Cope With Loss
I would like to dedicate this message to all the veterans who have ever fought for our country in any branch of our military; whether from behind a desk or on the front lines and anywhere in between. There is no way I can ever really say in words just how appreciative I am to … Continue reading In Honor of Veteran’s Day!
The end of last week was been like a blur. I just recently had several heart tests done. I had been having some “twinges” in my chest around where my heart is, so my doctor referred me to a cardiologist. First, I took the dreaded tread mill stress test. I did pretty well on that, … Continue reading Uncertain Times; Best Opportunities For Faith