Category Archives: Solace

I Wonder

I am not a morning person.   The shades on the windows of my soul don’t snap right open first thing.  But in the wait for hope to dawn, I find a lot of truth.   I Wonder Sometimes when I … Continue reading

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Tears Roll

How many people have you heard apologize when their voice gives way, when they choke on raw emotions that stick in the throat and spill from the eyes?    We fight it, this revealing of how deeply we grieve, we … Continue reading

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Any Condition

I used to think I couldn’t come to You In just any condition. I thought I had to compose myself And come Unruffled, Into Your presence.   That only once I was settled and sedate Might I have an audience … Continue reading

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Tossed, Not Lost

Dedicated to a number of dear families who have been tossed on stormy seas of late. The scripture below the poem may be very familiar to you, but I so appreciate that it doesn’t dodge the difficult or try to … Continue reading

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I Couldn’t See

Our youngest child turns 18 today.  Gulp. My mothering days are numbered. Can I just say how much I have loved being an everyday mom?  I cannot believe that the time I have left to fill that role can now … Continue reading

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