Month: May 2013

this is it

This afternoon brought one of those “AH HA!” moments. During the past couple of weeks I’ve spent quite a bit of time reading, make that re-reading, books that take me to my “happy place.” My library contains several of these volumes by Gene Stratton-Porter, an American author who was vastly popular in the early 1900’s.…

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oh joy! joy…Joy!

As painful as this time is, you will one day see the reason for it. Not cruel testing but tender preparation for the wonderful future God has in store. Go forward. This is truly the beginning of a new season.  Joy. Joy. Joy. Two weeks into this new season it is safe to say things…

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the first day

Today is the first day of a new season here at CCB. There are new goals and new ideas to be examined.  There are new  dreams to be dreamed. New projects to be explored.  How exciting! To be back in the garden after missing Autumn and Winter and Spring – that’s exciting. To have some time alone…

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rest…don’t put it off

from God: “Take refuge in My Everlasting Arms, so untiring, so safe, so sure.” Don’t Put It Off Everything that goes into a life of pleasing God has been miraculously given to us by getting to know, personally and intimately, the One who invited us to God. The best invitation we ever received! We were…

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