“I lift up my eyes to the mountains…”

“I will lift up mine eyes unto the mountains:From whence shall my help come?  My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth.” – Psalm 121: 1-2 All photos are the same mountain location (Yosemite National Park) at different seasons. “Mountains, according to the angle of view, the season, the time of day, theContinue reading ““I lift up my eyes to the mountains…””

Make it through

Pain is a constant friend. The winter cold reverberating in your joints at night, another. The mind says, ‘”you are not going to make it, the odds are against you.” But your heart Knows you are going to make it through. Surrounded by seemingly superior forces You dig a trench in your soul– the wellContinue reading “Make it through”

The veil between

The sacred veil between the night and the dawn, to some, a rehearsal of Samhain. To others, ancient memories of the veil of holy separation Where they worshiped but could not enter His presence, Only one was allowed to pass through The veil on their behalf. At night there were kept warm through no sticksContinue reading “The veil between”

Wednesday blessing

Your life is a blessed and sacred gift. Your life is a blessed creation fashioned by the author, the architect, the maker and creator of all life. The divine and sacred gift that he gave you, is the gift of life. Thus, my encouragement for you this day is, That you remember, that you areContinue reading “Wednesday blessing”

Congratulations, you pass the test!🏆

Good news! you have passed the test. How much we enjoy hearing that phrase at our driver’s test, when we take a test for a promotion, or complete a course online? But in life, the tests are not always prescribed. Life is more of a series of tests punctuated by pop quizzes. When one testContinue reading “Congratulations, you pass the test!🏆”

“The heavens declare the glory of God”

“The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands. Day after day they pour forth speech; night after night they display knowledge.” – Psalm 19:1-2 Enjoy a wonderful evening and night, where ever you are. Look up! at the world around us. Looking upward can sometimes give us, muchContinue reading ““The heavens declare the glory of God””

Weekend Inspiration

Sometimes, no matter how much we try to muster the courage to move forward, the vicissitudes of life challenge us to the core. At those times, even the calming droplets of inspiration and encouragement we may find along the way, seem to do little to water the temporary parched land in our soul. For thoseContinue reading “Weekend Inspiration”

Weekend Coffee or Tea Musings

As you sit, or curl up with your favorite special hot beverage – if you are looking for some points to ponder, here are a few modest offerings: “There is some kind of a sweet innocence in being human—in not having to be just happy or just sad—in the nature of being able to beContinue reading “Weekend Coffee or Tea Musings”

“They will soar on wings like eagles”

“But those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” (Isaiah 40:31) You have a dream a vision, something that you want to accomplish but there is nothing right now in your lifeContinue reading ““They will soar on wings like eagles””