cracks in the ground

The hard placeswithin cry out for a thaw, for an outpouring: of Your living water, a fresh breeze of Your Presence, the radiance of Your face and burn of Your love to melt away the crust formed over my heart. Underneath the seeds You have planted are impatient to erupt, to emerge from under theContinue reading “cracks in the ground”

out of the dark

All new life comes out of the dark places. -Ann Voskamp Out of the hard broken places, hope can spring. If you keep a small nugget alive…like a tiny mustard seed just waiting to germinate. You see, I know first hand how this is true. The dark places help illuminate the hidden truth waiting toContinue reading “out of the dark”

rain down

After the winter we just had, even rain looks good to me as I eagerly await spring. Rain is an integral part of spring, Without it, there would be no life, just barren desert. This past harsh icy winter has left the trees asleep, the ground extra hard, and abounding dreariness. A need for escape,Continue reading “rain down”

fighting the bluez

Today was a mental fight day. I couldn’t take too long off, or I knew I would lose the battle. I find that when I am in recovery, that period between fully sick and fully well, I am not at strong mentally with my defenses. Certainly, extra napping and strong medications may be part ofContinue reading “fighting the bluez”