Tag Archive | Joy

Joy In The Day To Day

Joy In The Day To Day

“Does it make sense to pray for guidance about the future if we are not obeying in the thing that lies before us today? How many momentous events in Scripture depended on one person’s seemingly small act of obedience! Rest assured: Do what God tells you to do now, and, depend upon it, you will be shown what to do next.” ― Elisabeth Elliot

The Agony and Joy of Writing Professionally

The Agony and Joy of Writing Professionally

Robynn’s post “Not My Dream” yesterday really made me think about my approach to writing as no longer one of a hobbyist. I am a little different. I don’t think I would write if it were just a hobby; in fact, when it was, I didn’t. It would be much easier to dabble in a […]

JOY

JOY

“This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one; the being thoroughly worn out before you are thrown on the scrap heap; the being a force of Nature instead of a feverish selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will […]

Beauty in the Weeds

Spring has finally decided to wander into Southeastern Pennsylvania over the past couple weeks, and it seems as though it’s been a long time in coming this year. I’ve been reveling in the transformation of everything from bony and gray to soft and green. It never ceases to amaze me how God can take what […]

My Crazy

As many of you may know, I married very young. It was all about him at first. Nothing wrong with that. The reason I mention this is to point out I had no place but him to pour myself into. I had no career or charity.  Then, the kids came and came and came. They […]