This frame is just like me, full of pits, flaws, and just plain messy. It is also a work in progress. I bought this frame with nail holes, because it reminds me of the scars we get through life. This is a reminder to me about how messy life (and people) can be. I didn't [...]
I have a Facebook stalker - maybe two or three. Usually a stalker is someone bad, but in my case I have friends looking out for me. Any time I post a need, one of them responds quickly. Volunteering herself or a member of her family to help meet my need. I love my Facebook [...]
Yes, I know. This is is a Christmas card. However, I was struck this past Christmas by this greeting card sent by one of my employer's suppliers. We tend to separate Christmas and Easter, but the two holidays are closely related. Jesus Christ came to be born as a baby with the purpose of dying [...]
"Pleading in Prayer" is my blog name after all. God is so good!
Verse 15 - Christ has compassion for our weaknesses. Verse 16 - Because of that compassion, I can go boldly before the throne of grace. This is wonderful truth!
A while back I shared my story about "Contentment with Flooding". Today I want to share about another challenge that God put in my path and how He has used it to my benefit. Some years ago I had been getting sick frequently. Too frequently. I floundered for a while, but finally wondered if I [...]
The tagline for my blog is "Make God Your Everything." This thought has been rolling around my head for the last few years. I am learning that God should not only be at the center of my life, but my entire life. Nothing is worthwhile without Him. Unfortunately, my selfish personality wants my life [...]
If you have read my blog and looked at the pictures, you may have noticed how much I enjoy Susitna (Sleeping Lady) in Anchorage, AK. I have been going down memory lane by looking at pictures from my two trips to Alaska so I wanted to post another Sleeping Lady picture. This photo isn't as [...]