I have been forced to see the America in me, and it does not please me. I am so disappointed to realize all that I lack for the sake of all that I possess. I am doing life among purest servants of God, and I fear I have nothing to give them but things money… Continue reading Africa 3/4 ~ Pineapples, Miley’s biggest fan & an American boy
I’m in Europe. Me. Little, old Stacey from the Grove. I feel small. You know how when you find yourself in the midst of a big thing or a big place or big people, and you just feel small? That’s me right now sitting in this airport cafe. I just bought the most expensive cup… Continue reading Stories & Dreams, Big Africa, small me.
When you sneak a glance at your husband, what would you say his demeanor is? Does he have the look of freedom? of Joy? Does he look… HAPPY? Or is it more like the look of defeat? Stuck? Like a man in prison? The difference is you. Yep…. all YOU. As wives, we have the… Continue reading Wifey Wednesday: The CRITICAL wifey
Last year, on the very first day of Lent, I met my now-fiance’, face to face. And though I had no idea at the time, with the season of Lent so began a season dedicated to the beginning of our courtship. Although I had given up Facebook and Twitter, I really hadn’t felt confirmed in… Continue reading Lent Love.
I thought I got it. I thought I understood well enough the importance of the Sabbath all these years. Hey – I read Mudhouse Sabbath, even got the Jewish perspective of the whole deal. Besides I know the value of rest. My life is like a whirlwind most days – in the best possible way.… Continue reading A Sabbath smack upside the head… (& LIVIN LIKE HE’S RISEN!!)
Wakey WakeyFriends!! Soooo, just a quick thought for this morning… Reading Philippians this morning reminded me of some great things… one thought led to another and then to these — 2 CRITICALS that won me over yeeears ago… & keep me daily still: … LOVE & PEACE … LOVE: Because uncondional love~ the generous kind… Continue reading Love & Peace, The Criticals
2009 was a defining year – well SCRATCH THAT… 2009 did anything BUT define me… rather it was a year of adjustment and awakening. The beginning I can only describe as somewhat of a heavy, dark cloud that slowly cleared, making way for a sunrise. Eventually I got my grounding, but not before a painful… Continue reading 2009, in a very big nutshell.