family, Grandparents, mother

Soul Special

This was a gift from my first daughter-in-law on Mother's Day. A picture of my mother and poem reflecting how special she was. Yolanda had never met my mother - I'm sure our son Johnny shared with her about what a wonderful "Nana" my mother was to him.   Happy Mother's Day to both my… Continue reading Soul Special

faith, family, Grandparents, Home, pain, prayer, snow, surgery

What’s in a Name?

Greeting a young couple in church I spoke to their baby girl and she smiled.  I asked her name.  It was Cameron.  I could remember her name because my grandson has the same name. Eli’s daughter-in-law named her son Ichabod.  Can you imagine naming your child Ichabod??? The ark of God was captured by the… Continue reading What’s in a Name?

children, faith, family, prayer, retirement, walking faithfully

Walk in Faith

What is the opposite of faith?  Most would say doubt or fear! What do you fear?   If you are like me, you don’t really have any fears - you’re a stoic person.  You just trust God on the surface.  But subconsciously there is fear.  Fear of the future, fear of what if????  Fear of… Continue reading Walk in Faith

death, faith, family, mother, walking faithfully

Is it Ok to Argue with God?

4 Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me. Psalm 23:4   The nurse called, “Mitchell family.”  I jumped up from the hard bench I had been sleeping on and said, “Yes.” She said… Continue reading Is it Ok to Argue with God?

faith, family, Grandparents, Legacy, mother, walking faithfully

Her Hands

Proverbs 31:  30-31 Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised. 31 Honor her for all that her hands have done, and let her works bring her praise at the city gate.     While the steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord… Continue reading Her Hands