Before church the other day, I was driving through the southern and downtown parts of Colorado Springs, in areas where a lot of homeless people tend to hang out. And as I was studying faces, something hit me. You know how many elderly people begin to seem almost indistinguishable from each other? It's the same … Continue reading Faces
Are your words falling on deaf ears?
Last night, I stopped at a gas station after church (my service meets in the afternoon). I walked inside to pay with cash, then returned to the car. And this man - about my height - on the other side of the gas pump starts talking to me. "Um...ma'am?" I can feel myself tensing up. … Continue reading Fearless Stranger
The other day, while I was out and about, I called a medical practice to set up an appointment for my twisted-up shoulder/neck/back muscle. And that's when I found out my phone service hadn't renewed. Hm. Well, okay, I know I'm pretty broke right now. And I had that overdraft not too long ago...but I thought … Continue reading Bottom Dollar
This morning, I was reflecting back to last year. Just before I left my job. What had I prayed for, prior to being led by God to leave my job? Rest. Well, it occurred to me that, despite all my health issues - weakness, fatigue, headaches, and many more symptoms (which I had before I … Continue reading Rest