Hidden Potential

Last winter I collected some twigs on a nature walk with the kids.  After a couple of weeks in water inside our balmy house, those twigs were fooled  into thinking spring had sprung, and the tight buds opened up.  Week after week the new growth inched out, spreading a cheery, leafy greeting that surprised us.  Who would have thought…

Play Me!

Show me a sign of your goodness; my enemies will see and be put to shame because you, Lord, have helped and comforted me.Psalm 86:17 (CSB) Have you ever asked God for a sign? We all have, I’m sure, whether for comfort or guidance. Sometimes we are desperate for assurance and confirmation, to know we…

Faithful Beyond Words

God has seemed rather silent this week in my quiet times.  It’s like that sometimes, isn’t it?  And sometimes I’m content to plod along with Him in a quiet camaraderie.  But His silence this week has been making me want something more, something deeper.   I’m a person of many words.  Even if they’re not coming out of my mouth,…