Category Archives: Ponderings

The Answer to Prayer

You prayed, “God, supply!” What you didn’t know, that I had just finished praying, “I surrender! Please God, use me!” Our paths crossed, arranged by God Himself. He answered your prayers. He heard mine. How kind of our God to … Continue reading

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Perfect Strangers

The phone rang and in an instant our lives changed. While I forget many ordinary tasks I perform during the day, I will never forget what I was doing when my son called me on his cell at 8:33 a.m. … Continue reading

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God’s Gentleness

I got up early and headed for the woods. I asked the Lord to help me make my thoughts obedient to Christ. I just wanted to hear Him, not my own words in my head. Looking down at my feet, … Continue reading

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Before the Throne

Several months ago, God had me cross paths with a beautifully dedicated woman. Her heart for the homeless in Chicago and deep desire to make a difference, one soul at a time, inspired me to the point of wanting to … Continue reading

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Looking for Steeples

The view from the window seat of the small plane was perfect, not only to look onto the beautiful countryside,  but also for hiding my tear-filled eyes. I prayed silently for God to comfort my aching heart. Woods and fields, … Continue reading

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A Good Friend

I couldn’t wait to put them in a vase. I had picked a few sprigs and blossoms in the field and mixed in ordinary weeds which had grown on the side of the path. A single coneflower, spiderworth, orange milkweed, … Continue reading

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The List – Turned Around

The list I held in my hand grew longer with each moment I sat in the car. I was about to walk into the store and tried to think of anything that did not make it on the list. I … Continue reading

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