Category Archives: Naming the Years

Dirty Corners 🙈

“Lord, I know that you seek me, when I’m trying to hide. And your love, it pursues me, all the days of my life.” CityAlight – Shepherd Much is said, it seems, in praise songs about God pursuing us. But … Continue reading

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Defender 💪🏻

“And all I did was praise. And all I did was worship. And all I did was bow down. And all I did was stay still.” Part of my story. ❤️🙌🏻😭

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For the First Time in Forever 👸🏻

July 1 might not be that long ago, but it seems like forever. And for the first time since then, I feel like I can move forward. It feels amazing. This song doesn’t apply to me much at all; and … Continue reading

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Starting a Hashtag Movement: #memasaidshare 💸

Legend has it that my dear mom-substitute liked to share. I was certainly the recipient of her generosity over the years, as were my children and grandchildren. In fact, the story goes that Mema actually said to share. Thinking about this … Continue reading

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And Starting Over ☀️

Last Sunday, when I walked around the corner, there were all sorts of lessons in that golden light. And especially, there was a refreshing message about suffering. 10 And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace, who … Continue reading

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Turning the Corner ☀️

Today, I walked around a corner and there was golden light on the horizon. I have renewed hope. And I know I say it over and over, but I really do mean it: I’m so thankful. I have that word on my … Continue reading

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In the Middle of the Night 🌌

Last Tuesday, I spent a sleepless night, and I’m grateful. It turned out to be glorious, because sometimes, in the middle of the night, God gives me invaluable clarity. I think I’m starting to crawl out of those fires. Once … Continue reading

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