CHOOSE YOUR BLUE…

graphic: Martha G. Brady

Blue, the color. it is full of meaning. many  concepts came to mind when i heard this prompt tonight.   blue sky, the blue waters of the ocean both so vast. i grew up in south Florida we often went to the beach to swim. sometimes it was hard to tell where one started and the other ended.   during the '70's, my husband and i lived in Continue Reading

IS YOUR LIFESTYLE WORTHY OF YOUR CALLING?…

graphic: Martha G. Brady

The last two Sundays, I have been being both encouraged and challenged by GOD's Word. We are studying through Ephesians when we don't have a visiting speaker and it has been a great series. The section I'll pass on today isn't even one of the huge emphases of the series although it has been a strong one. Not only that, but it forms the basis for much of what follows. So much of Jesus' and Continue Reading

…WHEN I RISE, GIVE ME JESUS…

In the morning when I rise, give me Jesus. @grittyg @crystalstine #creativebasics day20

Just about a month ago, I wrote on this topic It included the words to the song In the Morning When I Rise... And coincidentally was set to be posted the morning Ron had his stroke. Wow! A lot has changed since then.   I have been surrounded by many loving hands Seen the touch of GOD in many tender ways Waited, waited and waited... For results of tests, to see what the Continue Reading

OUR TEMPORARY SUFFERING CAN’T BE COMPARED…

graphic: Martha G. Brady (and canva)

I'm trying to think of something to write about that has nothing to do with illness, strokes, or limitations from a stroke or therapy. I just can't think of anything. It occurs to me that for those who have a family member who has had a recent event like a stroke, heart attack, or cancer...that is all they can think about.  You eat, try to sleep and do what you have to, but during those early Continue Reading