Like Arrows in the Hand of a Warrior

Arrows. They are everywhere.Throw pillows, bags, journal covers and more.The arrow is often a symbol of courage, war or protectionIn this particular passage, the arrow is referring to our children. Usually the arrow is the focal point of this verse; the piece that devotions at baby showers are given, congratulatory cards to new parents are Read More …

The Dining Room Table

I quietly shut his bedroom door and walked down the hall. I passed her quiet, dark room, stopping for a moment to listen in and make sure she was asleep.   I continued down the hall, through the living room and into the dining room. All that was left of cleanup from dinner was to wipe Read More …

The Ministry Of Motherhood

Being a mom can be exhausting, trying, and often thankless. It stretches us beyond what almost anything else could; it tries our resolve and, often, it brings us to our knees with desperation. Being a mom is far more than just a job, a role, or a ‘season of life.’ Being a mom is a Read More …

Pieces of Good Things

Is not wisdom found among the aged?Does not long life bring understanding? Job 12:12 As my great aunt was aging, her daughter and niece, my mom, were organizing her home and packing her possessions in order to move her into a retired living home.After days of packing old photos, precious keepsakes, and years of memories Read More …