Forever in My Memories

Memories are wonderful things. Imagination is the creative backbone of humankind. Without these we would be colorless, dreamless beings. Digging back through my childhood memories as I sit upon my deck pondering all I have been blessed with, I remember … Continue reading

The Dad He Didn't Have To Be

My brother, sister and I were separated after my mother divorced their father. (My father died on a Naval Ship when I was just a baby. I never knew him.) My two-year-old brother went to live with his father; my … Continue reading

You are Perfect, Just the Way You Are!

A dear friend has just survived a double mastectomy. Ladies of the church gave her a prayer shawl and we prayed over her before she went into surgery. Thank God the cancer had not spread into her lymph nodes. This … Continue reading

When Did The Change Occur?

Someone warned me long ago, perhaps my mother, that time has a way of sneaking up. Was I young and invinceable? You, bet. Just as my kids are today. My mantra has always been “age is a state of mind.” … Continue reading

Independence Day – I Am Thankful

I am thankful I am able to disagree with some decisions the politicians make for our country. I am thankful I can hoist the flag and sing our national anthem. I am thankful to worship in the church of my … Continue reading