bloom in the chill

To help fight the seasonal blahs which usually hit me in the sunless midwinter, I love to bring a bunch of fresh cut tulips home to brighten my kitchen table.   Last week, as i bought some lovely pink tulips, the florist passed on a wise tip which has stuck with me. She suggested adding … More bloom in the chill

kingdom come

With every act of love, we bring the kingdom come. -Jason Gray I heard that song lyric for the first time today, and God floored me as I was headed in to work. For years, I have felt guilty or ‘less than’ for not being an evangelist, or walking up to random strangers and proclaiming … More kingdom come

be kind

There are many kinds of people out there in this world. Not all of them are kind. You too may have brushed up against one, have one in your family, or work with one. Sometimes they don’t know any better, because they have not been shown much kindness in their lives. Sometimes they know they … More be kind

confetti toss

What can you do when you feel low, blah, deflated? Fight it with one of His secret weapons. How about if the person you are with is feeling the same way? Throw kindness like confetti! I am sure you are saying to yourself, “Okay now, she’s losing it!” or “Just hold on now, that sounds … More confetti toss

cry of the broken

You hear the cry of the broken, You hear the cry of the broken, You hear the cry of the broken… You answer the cry of the broken, You answer the cry of the broken, You answer the cry of the broken… –Darlene Zschech, Your Name/Cry of the Broken Feeling broken? These past few days … More cry of the broken