Faith, Family, Parenting

Memorial Stones

Like a great black snake, the narrow serpentine road cut through a lush carpet of green in the Tennessee hollow cradling the ghost settlement of Cades Cove. Like faithful sentinels, primitive log structures dotted the miles that gently conveyed us from the present into the past.  Time worn and leaning wearily in the dancing sunlight,… Continue reading Memorial Stones

Faith, Family, Parenting

Merciful Memory Keeper

I am he who blots out your transgressions, for my own sake,     and remembers your sins no more. Isaiah 43:25 I’m a good mother. At least I like to think of myself that way.  However, that supposition might easily be challenged if one were to leaf through the pages of my children’s baby books.  What… Continue reading Merciful Memory Keeper

Faith, Family, Parenting

While I was Sleeping

Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion,seeking whom he may devour.  1 Peter 5:8 We are told in the Word that the Father never “sleeps nor slumbers” (Psalm 121:4, Isaiah 40:28). As one of His children, that truth has been a great comfort to me along my… Continue reading While I was Sleeping