Category Love and Grace


Unfold your broken, injured wings and let the Spirit set you free. We’ve all been folded, damaged, cracked yet healing waits a “yes” within.   As voice of Spirit calms and sings, allows you through God’s eyes to see a shining you where nothing’s lacked in order to anew begin.   With this relationship God […]

From Hobbled to Healed

When I was hobbled, trying to figure out how to eke from life what I needed, I searched for things and people to fill me, to complete me. Anne Lamott1 expresses the longing beautifully: There was usually an initial flurry of hope and sex, maybe even of rich love, but ultimately we discovered that it […]

In Deep Time, 2

The Inchoateness of Being [T]his slow process of transformation and the realizations that came with it were not either-or decisions; they were great big both-and realizations. None of it happened without much prayer, self-doubt, study and conversation, but the journey itself led me to a deepening sense of what the church calls holiness, what Americans […]

Three Generations

There I am, barely three months old, snuggled between and basking in the love of my mother and her mother.   My mother had me when she was thirty-six; she wanted a second child to name after her beloved father Sam who had just died.   She took the first letter of his first name […]

R.I.P. Paul Curran

With a heavy heart I must announce the passing of a dear blogging friend, Paul Curran. Paul had been on dialysis, suffering from long-term cancer. Let’s remember him for being a loving son of God, a wonderful story teller, a man who loved his neighbor, a gentle man, a man of kindness, peace and faith. […]

Have A Hug Today!

This is what it’s about, my friends. Please repost and repost. Love is what will turn us around, give us hope. ❤

Wisdom Through the Grace of God

Please watch to the very, very end, and note the name of the person who posted on YouTube.

To Those Who Serve…

…and have served: Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 Thank you.


Happy Mother’s Day

Single at Sixty

Originally posted on A Holistic Journey:
Most of the time, my relationship with my God and His grace are sufficient for me. I know I am loved eternally by Him. He hears my prayers and has opened my ears to hear His voice. Yet because I am human, there are times I feel like an…