Category Archives: Proverbs 16:9 – Journey Thoughts

Journeying with God.

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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There is a time for everything…

I talked to a young Mom recently who shared that she would love to be able to sit down and write books like I have done but her life is way too hectic and frazzled with raising preschoolers.  I sensed … Continue reading

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Defining Moments

Thirty five years ago, (on June 2, 1979), I married my best friend.  He’s still my BFF (best friend forever)!  Charles and I met in the Canadian Armed Forces Reserves in Victoria, B.C.  As a lieutenant, he had been told that he … Continue reading

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Inspired Writing

Someone told me when I published my first book to start a blog.  So I started blogging five years ago basically to promote my books.  I really had no thought about content or outreach, it was all about marketing and promotion.  I honestly … Continue reading

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The “Cool” Factor

In February we celebrated our first grandbaby’s third birthday!  We also celebrated the engagement of my son and soon-to-be daughter-in-law.  My husband and I went on a trip to Cuba and it was an adventure of  lifetime!  Being an Empty Nester … Continue reading

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Daddy’s Rules of Dating

If my husband has a “soft spot”, it is that corner of his heart that is 110% devoted to his two daughters.  From the first moment newborn Laurelle, grabbed hold of his little finger in the intensive care nursery and … Continue reading

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Will March Come In Like a Lion or a Lamb?

Here in Alberta, we’re carefully watching for the first signs of Spring.  Gophers peeking out of their holes, with hawks and eagles circling overhead just in case those gophers decide to stray too far out from the safety of their … Continue reading

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Persistence Pays Off !

Think about a request you would like to make of God, but before you do, decide how this request will benefit God.  Will this request build up the Kingdom, will it have eternal consequences?  Those are questions I have been pondering upon for some time … Continue reading

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