Category Archives: Proverbs 16:9 – Journey Thoughts

Journeying with God.

He’s Alive!

“But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was on him, and by his wounds we are healed.”  Isaiah 53:5 HE IS RISEN!  HE IS RISEN INDEED!   Advertisements

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My Baby is Thirty Today!

I was on Vancouver Island visiting my parents when I first suspected that I might be pregnant.  My husband was still in Calgary completing last-minute work assignments before he could start his two weeks of holidaying on the island with … Continue reading

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Christmas Has Its Cradle, Easter Has Its Cross

One of my most favorite hymns is “Christmas Has It’s Cradle, Easter Has It’s Cross” by Rae E. Whitney.  Although probably sung most often at Christmas than at Easter, I think it is a hymn that is equally appropriate for both … Continue reading

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Shedding a few Pounds

I will confess, I am not a fan of diets.  Personally, I don’t think most of those “fad” diets work.  As my husband says time and time again, the only sure way to lose weight is to “eat less, and do … Continue reading

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My To-Do List

It’s Monday.  Today I woke up with a long list of “to do’s” for the week.  I’ve got laundry piled up, a house that seriously needs some attending to; I’ve got bills to pay, groceries to shop for, a dog … Continue reading

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There’s a Mouse in the House!

We have a mouse in the house!  Again. I know he’s around, I think I can hear it, and I see evidence of the little rodent, but I haven’t been able to spot the little varmint, who is busily making his nest somewhere … Continue reading

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Tulips and Snowdrifts

We’ve been buried under yet another spring snowfall in as many weeks.  Especially last week when our friends in the southern states were sending me pictures of their flower beds and cherry trees in full bloom, I had to admit I was more than a … Continue reading

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The Parable of the Teacup

My husband’s mother was diagnosed with breast cancer when Charles was a teenager.  She underwent a radical mastectomy that affected the nerves in her arm and hand and she lost sensation and mobility enough that she was always afraid of … Continue reading

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Just Making Excuses

I thought I’d heard everything.  I was wrong.  Yet another Hollywood couple bites the dust but instead of calling it what it really is, Gwyneth calls it a “conscious uncoupling“.  Ahhhh…so that’s what the politically correct term for divorce is … Continue reading

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A Bird’s Eye View

I suppose when I married into the “Dove” family, I could have expected that “birds” (especially Doves) would somehow have a special place in my life.  Granted I am not a real fan of caged birds per se.  When I … Continue reading

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