Bells Are Ringing!

Have you ever heard of the ringing of bells in rural areas to call friends for help? In fact once upon a time bells being rung from low tone to high tone signified an attack had taken place. Consider this post me ringing the bells from low tone to high tone for all to hear:…

What Now?

It was 106 degrees out as approximately 2,000 Phoenicians gathered and walked the seven-tenths of a mile to our state capitol. Those who came were peacefully gathered, united to lament together. Many were carrying signs and one that especially stood out read “Forgive my Silence“. After reaching the capitol there was a time of worship,…

Music to My Ears…

Oh dear friends….words fail me as I attempt to convey what treasured gifts all your cards, flowers and gifts have truly been to my soul. Probably no surprise, but I am a written-word girl. I love cards, stationary, pretty pens, journals and, of course, I love expressing myself through words.  Once upon a time, when…

My Mama

While Ruby was in the hospital my mama’s obituary appeared in the Buffalo News.  Heavy hearted and tears ever present, I’m so grateful she’s with Jesus.  I am reaching for my phone no less than 30 times a day to tell her something.  So I’ve whispered messages to the Lord asking Him to pass the…

For Those Not on Facebook…

Ruby began having a seizure during her nap on Friday.  She had been joyful and loving-life-full-tilt prior to her nap.  When it began rescue meds were administered immediately.  We debated calling first responders because we have stayed home for six weeks…but the seizure just didn’t seem to be stopping.  When they arrived she continued seizing…