From This Moment On-A Beautiful Tapestry of Life

From this moment on, Life will never be the same. Broken hearts still beat. Beauty still exists. God is still love. All weave a tapestry of a beautiful life. D. Elaine Wood-Lane 12/8/16 30 years ago on December 24, 1986 I lost the second of two my two brothers. It had been a really rough …

Joy

My eyes view beauty through tears. Yet my heart is joyful. Golden leaves peek through. D. Elaine Wood-Lane 9/11/16 My past week has been full of everything you can imagine. In the midst of it, I attended the memorial service for a very young poet friend who was so talented it blew me away. At …

Endurance…

My body is tired, my heart is weak, yet to God, more faith I seek. I'll not give up, until my time has come, my crown I'm given, and I see the Son! ¬© D. Elaine Wood-Lane 6/16/16 2 Corinthians 4:16-18 (NIV) 16 Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, …

Log Jam

  My life is so crowded, It is jammed like an old dam, when the river runs faster than the narrow strait will allow. Ideas, like logs, get bottlenecked. Feelings move so swiftly, it is hard to know which one to let through first. Chores stack up like cordwood, all needing to be burned through, …

A New Perspective

As I sit here drinking my coffee in my humble, but thoroughly middle class American home, I think of all of those people, Christians in particular, who go through hell and back just they don't fit the mold of their neighborhoods, towns, and countries. Can you imagine being told you¬†cannot remain true to your faith …

Romans 12: 9-21

I love this passage in Romans. When I get all out of whack and grumpy, I read this passage and get straightened out right away. I love all the different translations too, but this one from The Message says it all very plainly and I like that. So, I thought I would share this today, …