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Grace Gifts 5/10/11

There is a restlessness disrupting my spirit these days. Unexplainable so I move through the motions. The search for grace gifts taking more effort and focus. I know they are there so I intentionally slow myself. And I list. 245. Finishing the devotions for a teen girls retreat. (4/26/11) 246. Technology during severe weather coverage....

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 4/3/11

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....

Grace Gifts 3/28/11

Wisteria blooms overtake. Along the roads as I drive purple blooms erupt signing spring’s arrival. The past weeks struggling to live this Eucharisteo. To give thanks seeking the gifts He sends if only I look. Yet I continue. Seeking graces even as I simply move through motions. Knowing the joy will come as it has...

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...