Tag Archives: everyday life

Bearing More Fruit

Jesus used the examples of vines, branches, and fruit to help us see ─ our lives are a lot like a grapevine. Continue reading

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Passion is a driving force

I’m grateful that we have a God who is more passionate than a defending parent, more passionate than a shepherd looking for a sheep, more passionate than those who spend hours hunting for that last coin. Continue reading

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How We Live Now Matters

Our eternal life is NOW. Continue reading

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In Season and Out of Season

Is winter in season or out of season? It’s February. I go outside and don’t need a coat, or hat, or mittens. Where is the cold weather that I associate with February? Now, I’m not complaining. No, not one bit. … Continue reading

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Content Whatever the Circumstances

Several weeks ago I struggled with pending changes in my horse life, my horses’ living arrangements, in my financial situation. I lost sleep dwelling on the potential outcomes of these changes, fighting with myself over what would be the best … Continue reading

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Feral On Any Given Day

From dictionary.com definition 2: Feral – having reverted to the wild state, as from domestication Before I got her, Holly was a neglected backyard pony with a different name. Her interactions with people during that time were primarily negative and … Continue reading

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Reflections of the Son

There was a “strawberry” moon the other night. I didn’t see it, I forgot to look outside. The next morning, at dawn, I did see a glorious full moon. No sign of any strawberry color remained. (This photo was taken … Continue reading

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Horse Cookies

“For if we hope for what we do not see, with perseverance we wait eagerly for it” Romans 8:25 (NASB). I often carry horse cookies (treats) in my jeans pocket. Even though my horses cannot see them, they know the … Continue reading

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The Juice of Life

I was across the room, watching a toddler as she attempted to pour her own cup of juice. She struggled with the weight of the bottle, tried to lift it high enough to pour. Her tiny hands barely large enough to grip the … Continue reading

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