Tag: journaling

outside of time

“If you don’t have time for things that matter; stop doing things that don’t.” author unknown I’ve been thinking about writing this post for a while now, and I’ve just kept putting it off. This morning I saw a different definition of procrastination and it made me sit up and take notice. Procrastination is the…

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less is more

Don’t confuse having less with being less, having more with being more, or what you have with who you are. author unknown Small homes make wallets fatter, material possession fewer, relationships stronger, conversations easier, laughter louder, cleaning time shorter and fun time longer. True happiness is a small house, a large garden, a few friends,…

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contentment is…

“Contentment is the product of a heart resting in God. It is the soulโ€™s enjoyment of that peace which passeth all understanding. It is the outcome of my will being brought into subjection to the Divine will. It is the blessed assurance that God doeth all things well, and is, even now, making all things…

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just relax

Today I confess I am sad and have to apologize to my readers and followers for allowing the cares of the past ten months to enter in an rob me of joy and motivation. I’ve asked The Lord to forgive me for wandering away from my purpose. We lose the essence of who we were…

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painful loss

I spent the day yesterday moving “The Sparrow’s Home” cosmetic stuff out of the trunk it has lived in since we moved into the Cottage in ’96. All that’s left of it now resides in one drawer in the studio! The trunk–which I love–has been re-purposed to hold everything I would need to sew! That’s…

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the virus?

Asking the Lord for wisdom regarding this stuff this morning.  Holy Spirit sent me to page 473 in my Chronological Study Bible.  He does that sometimes. You see I believe that God’s Holy Spirit is familiar with every word ever written which brings honor and glory to The Father, so when a date or page…

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scraps of thought

And He said to them, “Come away by yourselves to a secluded place and rest a while.”  Mark 6:31 NASB This morning, as we normally do, D and I shared breakfast, Bible Study and a few devotional writings from favorite and respected sources. When we reached the devotional part of our time he handed me a…

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a new perspective

This morning I want to tell you about so many things that it’s difficult to narrow this post down to one subject! So I won’t try…I’ll just fire away and let you decide if anything grabs you. #1 My new perspective for 2020 – An amazing thing happens when you get honest with yourself and…

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a new season

There are so many amazing opportunities on our horizon right now! It’s difficult to even imagine the potential for each of the various openings ahead of us. As a result, we took a few days off this month, just to rest and reevaluate; to prioritize and prayerfully assess each commitment. The question, is this, or…

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