inspiration shelf

Today has been spent out in the studio, gathering together all of my ‘little critters’ from various boxes and tins where they’ve been hiding since Miss KiKi Kitty moved in with us a couple of years ago. Maybe it was because they were ‘little’ and had eyes…but she thought they were to be hunted down and killed […]

peace is the answer

Are you aware there are a multitude of evil spirits (demons) out to destroy your growth in Christ Jesus. It is the devil’s demon spirits that come to steal, kill, and destroy! The spirits of condemnation, guilt, and shame attempt to make us believe we are helpless and unworthy. Above all else they come to […]

welcome new friends

Welcome Dear Hearts  We live down the lane, in a little old cottage the color of rain. We love making new friends and sharing bits of this and that with them whenever they drop by for a visit. Imagination reigns here, so on any rainy day, when you have nothing to do, come on over for […]

road trip

Off to the mountains today  but wanted to wish y’all grace and peace on this beautiful  Friday. I love a road trip with the camera. These shots are from our last little jaunt to ‘the rivers’ It should be exciting to see how much water is in the lake this year. It’s been raining since […]

dancing daffys

I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o’er vales and hills, When all at once I saw a crowd, A host, of golden daffodils; Beside the lake, beneath the trees, Fluttering and dancing in the breeze. _Dorothy Wordsworth, The Grasmere Journal – Thursday 15 April 1802 Spring has arrived in Central California, […]

trust His grace

“For I am the least of the apostles, unfit to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God. But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace toward me was not in vain. On the contrary, I worked harder than any of them, though it was not […]

test every spirit

“Dearly loved friends, don’t always believe everything you hear just because someone says it is a message from God: test it first to see if it really is. For there are many false teachers around,” _1 John 4:1 (TLB) There is one reservation associated with journaling God’s Word—hearing from the Lord and writing down the […]

Listen! the Lord!

“So faith comes from what is heard, and what is heard comes by the preaching of Christ. _Romans 10:17 Throughout the scriptures God speaks to his people, and yet many Christians today doubt God’s desire to speak to them individually. The Word tells us, “he is the same, yesterday, today and forever.” That says God […]