An ordinary woman with an extraordinary story

Ponderings

Snow

December 23, 2013

I watched the snow fall yesterday.  It was so beautiful.  In Southwest Kansas, we don’t often get a snow that comes straight down, and this one did, piling high on the patio table in the backyard. Snow is special to me.  I have loved it since I was a child.  I loved living in Grand ... Read More »

Show Me Your Glory, Part 2

July 11, 2013

I have enjoyed reading the comments that a few of you have posted on my last blog.  It’s not too late to add your thoughts and stories and I hope that you will! Since I posted that last blog, I have seen God move in a mighty way in my life.  I have recently purchased ... Read More »

Show me Your Glory

July 1, 2013

I’ve been studying in Exodus for Sunday School the last few weeks, and I must admit that there is something about their world that I’m jealous of.  That might sound pretty crazy because at the beginning of Exodus, the people of Israel are slaves.  Then they are freed from slavery through a series of miraculous ... Read More »

Mother’s Day

May 13, 2013

Mother’s Day. I think the thing that I dread the most is church.  It’s because the moms are always recognized, and I don’t want to stand….but I don’t want to not stand…..I don’t like everyone watching  me cry….I feel like I’m just ruining everyone else’s mother’s day.  Sometimes I can do it.  I just couldn’t ... Read More »

Jumping to Daddy

January 22, 2013

Remember when the kids were little and they would just randomly jump toward you and expect you to catch them?  You could turn around and suddenly have a flying child coming right at you from the edge of a chair, bed, or even a table. It was always so fun to catch them, watching their ... Read More »