Flaws and All!

“Every valley shall be filled And every mountain and hill brought low; The crooked places shall be made straight And the rough ways smooth; And all flesh shall see the salvation of God,” Luke 3:5-6 NKJV   The Cherry trees pictured above are mostly recognized for their soft fragrant blooms. However, what I find most fascinating about these treesContinue reading “Flaws and All!”

New Life!

“This is my comfort in my affliction, For Your word has given me life,” Psalm 119:50 NKJV  The Word of God is essential for an abundant life. It allows us to grow and not stay where we are. You can exist without God’s Word but you won’t truly live as He intended. God’s Word brings forth new life in us. It combats fear and despair.Continue reading “New Life!”

I Would Like to Thank…

Last week, my good friend Sherri Matthews over at A View From My Summerhouse was kind enough to nominate me for the Awesome Blossom Award. Sherri’s kindness reiterated the fact that last year I have some unfinished business from 2013. The end of 2013 began the American awards season of Grammys, Emmys, Golden Globes andContinue reading “I Would Like to Thank…”

And the nominees are…

My friend Eric, at Hunt4Truth.wordpress.com, kindly nominated me for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award on Wednesday. The funny thing is on Wednesday I wasn’t very inspiring. In fact, I was a mess! Yet, Eric inspired me to get myself together and get it in gear! After a few words from him, I realized I wasContinue reading “And the nominees are…”

Pruning

“I am the true vine and My Father is the vinedresser. Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit He takes away, and every branch that bears fruit He prunes, that it may bear more fruit,” John 15:1-2 NKJV Jesus’ teaching about the vine and the branches is one of the most readily quoted. “IContinue reading “Pruning”