Improving Life

I recently took a life assessment. Not one of those cute little ads on Facebook that you can share on your personal page, but an actual assessment that evaluates your heart of hearts and accurately assesses areas in which you need to improve in life to live happier, freely, and more devoted to your purpose. … More Improving Life


I have come to the beautiful setting of Stuhr Museum of the Prairie just south of town. I am surrounded by wild ducks and geese parading along the banks, late fall blue sky mirrored in the lagoon, water grasses flourishing in the dampness, a funny little duck with a tufted head-piece peaks out from her … More AMAZING GRATITUDE

Forever; Eternity

Why eternity? Why does God want us to last forever? It’s our reward. It’s our place of eternal refuge. Our eternity is not hear on this earth. Our eternity is in Heaven. This life is not all there is. As Christians, we can look at our life here on earth as a preparation for the … More Forever; Eternity

Praying the Paths

“You will make known to me the path of life; In Your presence is fullness of joy; In Your right hand there are pleasures forever.” Psalm 16:11 (ESV) THOUGHTS from the PATH ~ I was walking the antiquated stone paths in Corinne’s Garden this morning.  I would like to think they have stories to tell; … More Praying the Paths

Gather In

It was the Gathering Place for every moment that meant something-Grandma’s house.  Dad, Mom, my sisters and I would pull up to the old house with the free-roaming ducks, high-strung dog (that only seemed to love Grandma), and the bunny barn.  We chased the ducks, avoided the dog, and ran to the barn to snuggle … More Gather In