Tag Archives: grace

Grace Gifts 4/25/11

So very much to be thankful for as I reflect on the grace of Easter. 231. For encouraging friends. (4/19/11) 232. For words coming to mind in the middle of the night. (4/19/11) 233. Chris bringing home Snickers minis for me. (4/20/11) 234. Goofiness with friends. (4/20/11) 235. The laughter of my small group friends....

Grace Gifts 4/18/11

Listing each gift. Some days easier than others. Still I push through. Days where my spirit doesn’t feel at peace I remind myself to count the graces. Those restless days continue one after another at times. Yet still I count and list. Then suddenly it’s there. The peace. The joy. I just have to remind...

Grace Gifts 4/3/11

I’m learning. Learning that in this giving of thanks there is peace. Pausing to give gratitude for each grace in my life. Even when it seems to be winding the clock, as Preston so aptly called it, that the discipline will give way to joy. 147. My sweet little L climbing in my lap.(3/28/11) 148....

Overwhelmed

Counting these graces, these gifts, is a hunt. I have to search for them at times. Others I have to simply open my eyes to see them right in front of me. I’ve also learned that if I just ask God will pour them out. And when this happens He always surprises me. I’ve wondered...

The Grace of Letting Go

We make plans. Neither right nor wrong. Deciding with the best knowledge we have. Sometimes taking the path we think will be easiest. Not always easiest physically, but emotionally. Always wondering if our choice is the best step. We pray and seek only to hear our own confusion. Then realizing. Realizing the decision we are...