Faithly Stuff

I can be found most mornings sitting at ‘my spot’ on the couch with a crochet project in my lap, a hot cup of coffee nearby, and Otis slee...

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The Prayer of Cyrus Brown

We lost Randy’s older brother, Jack, to the horrible and unforgiving disease of cancer on Monday night. Jack passed away at his home that he shared...

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Rest In Peace, Jack

Today’s Easter prayer is courtesy of (in)courage.com. Lord, Thank You for the gift of HOPE You gave us on Easter morning. Because of You we know...

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An Easter Prayer

The sun is up, the birds are chirping, and Randy is getting the smoker ready bright and early this morning.  He is going to smoke a pork shoulder, no...

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Rest Assured

Like death and taxes, we all face being wounded in our lives.  A sharp comment, a blunt email, even a look can wound our fragile hearts. Wounding hur...

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For When You Are Wounded

The writing prompt at Faith Barista this week is ‘stay’.  That is as close to opposite as can be in my life right now, as most everything...

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The Exact Opposite of Stay

I have just finished my breakfast of Ritz crackers topped with peanut butter and a banana slice while reading Kelsey Miller’s blog-series The An...

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My Eating Disorder Journey

I am the true grapevine, and my Father is the gardener.  He cuts off every branch of mine that doesn’t produce fruit, and he prunes the branches th...

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A Season For Pruning