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Showing posts from September, 2013

beauty instead of ashes

The Spirit of the Lord God is on Me, because the Lord has anointed Me to bring good news to the poor. He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives and freedom to the prisoners; to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor, and the day of our God’s vengeance; to comfort all who mourn, to provide for those who mourn in Zion; to give them a crown of beauty instead of ashes, festive oil instead of mourning, and splendid clothes instead of despair. And they will be called righteous trees, planted by the Lord to glorify Him. Isaiah 61:1-3
This past weekend I had an opportunity to catch up with some dear friends from my college days at Taylor...Fort Wayne.  The hours spent reminiscing on Saturday were sweet.  The joys of actually being live-and-in-person with people whom mean so much to me...whom have influenced my life for the better...whom know me and still love me anyway, are unending. Our paths crossed, in time, not by our own design, nor without pain along …

bare walls be gone

Ordered 4 canvas prints off of Shutterfly today. So excited to see them hanging on the walls in a few days! They are all from favorite travels to South Africa, Yosemite, Grand Canyon, and Alaska.
Canvas Print View the entire collection of cards.

summer at a glance

“Summer afternoon - summer afternoon; to me those have always been  the two most beautiful words in the English language.”  ― Henry James
The best thing...summer's not over yet! Stay tuned for the rest of the story.