Commitment is the choice of giving up all other choices.
Dr Scott Stanley
… Our burdens are our wings; on them we soar to higher realms of grace; without them we must roam on planes of undeveloped faith, for faith grows but by exercise in circumstance impossible.…
Streams in the Desert
March 10
Till I can hold you in my arms
I will hold you in my heart.
Half of real beauty, virtue, & romance the world gets put into humble souls, hidden in plain bodies.
Louisa May Alcott
Mrs. Podgers’ Teapot

my happy nervous baby Bobby. I love you and miss you already. 2000 - 2014

Heartache forces us to embrace God out of desparate, urgent need. God is never closer than when your heart is aching.
Joni Erickson Tada
The greatest good suffering can do for me is to increase my capacity for God.
Joni Erickson Tada