Today my son is thirty-five. I remember explicitly the day he was born. I was nineteen years old, in a small town on the coast of Oregon away from all my family except my husband. I was excited the day had finally come, but I was scared to death. Someone told me that the memory of the pain of childbirth would be forgotten. That was a lie. I remember it completely!
He was born face up, and…
I need to write
words won’t come near
I can’t feel the Light
that guides me here
how can I reach
or hope to teach
those who would my path draw near
The Light is here
I don’t feel but know
my mind is tired
the words won’t show
no tears no rant just solitude
I close my eyes
quiet my mood
release desire open my mind
envisioning Light and all It’s Kind
washing my soul
filling me up making me whole
Have you ever had an abcessed tooth?
There is an infection at the root nerve at the base of the tooth, and it kills the nerve running up into the tooth. The process of the nerve dying is excruciating. It causes a throbbing inside the tooth, feeling like it wants to explode but has no place to go. It pounds the nerve against the inside of the tooth much like when you bang your head against a…
Today is the second Sunday of Easter. It is a time to reflect on what the resurrection of Jesus means to us as individuals
and as a church body. The body of Christ on earth. When have you had an Easter experience in your life?
When I went to Congregational Leaders Workshop at Graceland University a few years ago, I took a class on healing ministries. This was a very untraditional class, I…
Hear and Understand – a talk given at Burleson TX Community of Christ July 12, 2014
Read the story. Matthew 13:1-7, 18-21
( funny how today is the 13th and our lesson is from Matt chap. 13)
Why did Jesus teach in parables?
To get one to Hear and understand. To get one to think about the meaning of his words and how they relate to our lives. What kind of ground is good for seeds and do we need to…