Taking the High Road

even when it's the harder one

“You take the high road and I’ll take the low road and we’ll be in Scotland before you; but me and my true love will never meet again, on the bonnie, bonnie banks o’ Loch Lomond.” I remember hearing this old Scottish song written in 1841, at various times in my life. I never knew what it […]

Regrettable Responses

when you don't get your way

Not too long ago, I was watching from the sidelines as a friend of mine didn’t get her way. She desperately wanted things to go her way in the situation, but the others involved did not side with her. It was as if I could see her mind reeling, as she dealt with all the […]

Your WORD is important!

how it plays a part in this season of time

At our home, if you want to know if someone is telling you the truth, we would ask, “Jesus knows?” and if they said, “Jesus knows.” we knew they were not lying to us! There’s something about giving your word! To give our word means that it is truth to you, you mean what you […]

All Things New

what does that even look like?

This week, we have had some major thunderstorms in the Ham! Major rain, winds, lightening, and thunder that shook our house like jello on a plate! Wow! We had some friends over and by the time they ran from their car to our front door, they were completely drenched! Now think about this: let’s say […]

The Unseen Joy Sucker

you can do something to eliminate it

My Grandparents, Nannie and James, lived on a farm. I learned a lot about farmers, seeds, soil, planting, etc. from watching them work the farm. One thing I learned is this: “The most fertile soil is in the valleys.” I believe this is true of our spiritual growth. The most fertile soil of our soul is […]