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The Unexpected In-Between

He sat on the old, comfy recliner and I sat on his knee. “R – E”, he said and I repeated it after him. “B – E”, spoken and repeated. “K – A – H” said over and over again until I could spell my name. It was the longest name in our family of 5, given to the youngest. […]

What I Feared the Most…

There are some sermons that have been preached that I have never forgotten. Today, I want to share one of those- a sermon that my Daddy preached on Job 3:25. He titled it “My Testimony of Heart Trouble”. This morning, my Daddy is in the hospital once again. His words spoke to my heart then and they speak to me […]

Five Minute Friday~ Listen

Five minutes on “Listen”…I can count on one hand the number of Sundays that I missed going to church while I was growing up. My Daddy was the pastor and so every Sunday morning, I would sit with my mom and sisters on the left hand side of the church, 3rd pew from the front. I wish that I could […]

But those who HOPE…

I miss him. There is a part of me that is always missing him; a part that is saddened by the steady losing of my Daddy, but I was reminded of it even more this past week. My Mama (or Grandma as she is most often referred to around these parts!) came to visit us. It was the first time […]

Nourish My Soul

He holds the Bible in his life-worn hands- this book as familiar to him as breathing. A life devoted to the study of the Word of God, but no longer able to read and comprehend the words.  It is the greatest sadness for me to watch my Daddy and see that he is unable to gain sustenance from this well […]