Not Alone

Today I woke up to an empty house. Then I noticed especially one verse on my little flip calendar on the breakfast table: For each day He carries us in His arms. (Psalm 68:19)

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03/02/2019 | by

Living One Day at a Time

Today I want to actually obey this wise counsel: live one day at a time. This is no small feat for a compulsive planner! But, when I am present in the present I notice things I wouldn’t see otherwise. I can take time to appreciate what’s around me. I can give thanks. I can “soak…

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03/01/2019 | by

New Every Morning

Today, upon waking, the verse that kept reverberating in my head was, “Not by might, nor by power, but by My Spirit, saith the LORD God of hosts.”

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02/28/2019 | by


Because the LORD is my Shepherd, I, in fact, have all I need. He promises “guidance into all truth” by His Spirit within. He is “The God Who Sees” when I feel unseen, in the wilderness. He is “a man of sorrows and acquainted with grief.” He puts my tears in His bottle (see book…

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02/26/2019 | by


Dark burr oak Ink etchings Against white sky Winter-lined Age-grooved Craggy jags Up, Across, Down– Living lace.   We two Marks of God On His canvas Winter-lined Age-grooved Many lines Layered years Up, Across, Down– Dying grace. 11 Feb 2019, Madison, Wisconsin

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02/14/2019 | by