Hearing God’s Voice

The third week in June saw me making my annual trek to Niobrara State Park. Love, love, love this time for its simplicity. It is the time to slow down, the opportunity to share with family, the moments of appreciating my Creator. The four hour drive takes me through areas of the state that I … Continue reading

Crazy Horse Part 2

The beginning of June I participated on a road trip to South Dakota, which I blogged about 2 weeks ago. I am living proof that one can survive winding mountain roads in a Tahoe with five other females and survive all the hormones! Seriously the journey was a learning experience of shared struggles, hopes and … Continue reading


On June 12, 2011 Beautiful Savior had the privilege of hearing God’s message through the voice of Pastor Keith Grimm. Following that sermon our congregation confirmed their faith with the following. It is no less powerful today so I share with you. Rededication of Faith To You, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit I dedicate the … Continue reading

What’s in a Word?

A rose by any other name would smell as sweet was the quote from Shakespeare. Regardless of what name we give the flower, the fragrance is defined by what it is not what we call it; but oh the difference in words, or adjectives for that matter. A recent devotion was titled “Like a Child”. … Continue reading

Make a joyful noise

I have long reasoned that I grew up in the wrong era. Born and raised on a dairy farm life was simple, but when I think back, my rural roots were immersed with music. Hymns, choir and organ on Sundays were balanced by mom’s love of Strauss waltzes and the Mantovani orchestra. Flavor that with … Continue reading


An early evening; long work day, extra hours, short staffed I was tired. Home now and needing fresh air I stepped outside and walked my lawn. Picking up random twigs I noted leaves to be raked, grass that needed re-seeding (probably should have done that last fall) and bushes requiring a trim. Mentally marking the … Continue reading

My Closet

My Closet

My present evening bible study “Divine Design” covers our wardrobe choices – the hits and misses with the spiritual makeover emphasis that the God who created me is far more concerned with how I clothe my character. To quote “He loves us just as we are, but He desires a makeover miracle in our hearts.” … Continue reading