Being Where We Are

Earlier this year, I began working at a hardware store.  I had been off work for about 2 months and I needed to start earning some regular income.  I also did not want to move across the country to continue in my previous profession.  Our grandchildren are both nearby and I just built a deck…

Where Peace Abides

Peace in quiet waters, Peace in troubled seas, Peace is hope, Peace is truth, The truth that sets us free.   Peace in lonely places, Peace in noisy crowds, Peace is quiet, Peace is voice, It speaks my name aloud.   Peace in busy schedules, Peace in tranquil rest, Peace is comfort, Peace is power,…

When I Look at My Kids – Part 8 (War and Violence)

I remember when we were trying to help my son discover what he wanted to do with the rest of his life.  I wanted my kids to be able to do what they wanted to do, so I didn’t try to push them into any field.  I also knew that college would give them some…