It is enough to admire and enjoy something naturally beautiful. To let it be. To see the gift it is. To let it be. Catching it, caging it, poking and prodding and taking it apart may get you the answers you need… but in the process, you have altered and tamed and destroyed it as […]
I’m painting my kitchen cabinets today. I’m reminded of a scripture verse with every stroke of the brush. The end of a matter is better than its beginning, and patience is better than pride. Ecclesiates 7:8 NIV
Valiant. A weighted word, but a weight carried well, to earn the right of it. Rich. Grounded. Worthy. A worthy effort. Courageous. Those that are tasked with a hero’s load very rarely have time to look up and recognize it. Their full efforts are required. Rare upward or surrounding glances in the midst of a […]
Hey, you. Yeah, you. Let your light shine.
WoW! June. Already? Time to take a minute and reflect on my word of the year… PrOsPeRiTy. This year has been chock full of challenges. Full of blessings, too. The challenges have been just that, challenging. Not necessarily in a bad way. A challenge is an opportunity to learn and stretch and grow. When I […]
Someone recently compared me (as weaker than) to someone who frequently posts pictures of herself in the gym, lifting various measures of weights. Sweating, visibly struggling, wearing branded sportswear, lifting barbells, etc. I don’t post pictures of myself lifting and carrying the heavy boxes of apparel and supplies for my business. I don’t post pictures […]