Posts Tagged "scripture"

Within Four Walls

»Posted by on Sep 9, 2015 in Heartfelt Treasures | 0 comments

Authors Note:  I was honored to participate in a blog writing group focused on  sharing about the lives of Women of the Bible.  Here is my contribution based on the story of Priscilla.  cn   Priscilla leaned back, stretched her arms and neck and then resumed the task of sewing on the tent corner laid across her lap. Push the needle through. Pull the thread up. The prickly black goat fur stabbed her fingers over and over again, but she kept going. She would not stop. She would not give up. The tent must be finished tonight. She pushed the needle back into the thick leather again as she glanced up. Across the room, her husband Aquila and their friend Paul were working on the final section for one of the tent walls. She could hear bits and pieces of their...

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Tuesday @ Ten: Listen

»Posted by on Aug 26, 2014 in Heartfelt Treasures | 7 comments

Tuesday @ Ten: Listen

“Listen my children and you shall hear”…. Stories of our family heritage. Of our grandmothers and great grandmothers and those who came before them. Stories of our faith and the blessings of a loving God Stories of hope and perseverance even among the trials and deep valleys of our life Stop for a moment. Listen and you will hear… The sound of the symphony of creation performed each day around us. Crickets chirping. Doves cooing. Birds and frogs joining in the praise. Even the rocks will cry out to declare the glory and majesty of God. God’s quiet voice in the evening wind. His whisper and promise in the setting sun. God’s power and majesty booming through the thunder and lighting. Slow down. Stop. Wait… Do you hear the sounds of creation? Do you hear the voice...

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The Ultimate Transformer

»Posted by on Jun 25, 2014 in Heartfelt Treasures | 0 comments

The Ultimate Transformer

Quite often at our house this little “almost” five year old boy pays a visit to spend the day with Grandma and Grandpa. He is so much like his mother and father and talks non-stop, except when he is taking a nap. Lately, the topic of his conversations is all about transformers. Seeing transformers. Watching transformers. And, Grandma, can you make me a Bumblebee Transformer costume for Halloween? When is Halloween? We better get started.” It’s a good thing “Google” exists in the world so that grandparents can keep up on all the latest “in” things that their grandkids are obsessed with. So, while I do know about transformers a bit, I decided to dig a bit deeper and see what it was really all about. Transformers were first invented by a Japanese toy company,...

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