be still.

one of my favorites. too bad we don’t know all the verses.  like most hymns, people have picked and chosen which ones to keep in hymnals. maybe a stanza or two will be new to you. — Be still, my soul: the Lord is on thy side. Bear patiently the cross of grief or pain. ...

sometimes a light surprises…

this poem is on my mind and heart today…  thought i’d share. more thoughts as to why later. ——– Sometimes a light surprises the Christian while he sings; It is the Lord, who rises with healing in His wings: When comforts are declining, He grants the soul again A season of clear shining, to cheer ...

it’s a small world after all?

04. January 2011 quotations, randomness 0
i feel like i’ve been hit by a bus. it’s a combination of a 15 hour roadtrip and an oncoming cold, i think. (kudos to my fiancé, who not only accompanied me for the 15 hour trip, but drove most of it.  you’re amazing.  and only someone who has driven almost a 15 hr trip ...

i’m letting go. join me.

i was going to post something that was pre-written today.  (in other words, it wouldn’t have taken me any time.)  however, i’m going to save it… my mind has been mulling on other things. i read a quotation last night that read: “there are people who in spite of their merit disgust us, and others ...

i’m a middle child. are you?

12. August 2010 quotations 1
i’m the oldest child in my family. i was actually the only child for 9 years, a month, and a day.  (not that i was counting.) yet, i have come to a realization that i am most definitely a middle child.  maybe not in personality type.  and maybe not in my immediate family… but i ...