Tag Archives: eucharisteo

My Hallel

Morning routines are finished. As my boys leave for school and work the quiet returns if my plans allow. Calm moments of devotion and journaling then begins the day. I find the playlist I go to most often to give soundtrack to my day. I sing along catching myself stopping to offer my worship. The...

Peace

[flickr]photo:6058711653[/flickr] The past few months my spirit has been seeking peace. Various circumstances have stolen the quiet peace I normally know. This past year for our son at school was incredibly difficult.  Our Squirt is a far from perfect child, but we were extremely disappointed in one of his teahers. I have kept myself from...

Shadows & Sunrises

Photo: Sunrise progression, Tuesday, August 16, 2011 Full moon splays shadows across the yard. I listen to the night sounds as I search for stars remaining almost unseen as the moon reflects its light. Some see shadows as disturbing, haunting. I once did. Pasts ever present, casting shadows as we try to overcome what was....

Without a Witness They Disappear

“Without a witness they just disappear.” – Taking Chance I’m not an avid movie watcher, but I had wanted to see Taking Chance for some time. Toward the end a veteran is thanks Kevin Bacon’s character for escorting Chance’s body home. Bacon’s character says he didn’t really do anything to which the veteran replied “Without...

Bring the Rain

Rain. I have always hated rain. I half joke and say I would like to move to Arizona. The desert part. Where it rarely rains. Days on end of rain get to me. Heaven forbid weeks and months like it felt at the end of 2009 and early 2010. I needed sunshine.  But now, this...