Close to Heaven

Heaven is not so far away. She most likely will be with Jesus today. There's no longer a need for her to explore. We wonder if she can hear Heaven roar. * A good, long life of over eighty-five years Memories, sarcasm, laughter, with a few tears Children, grandchildren and great-grands Says she's ready for …

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Faceless

Today my husband Mark and I went to the gun range to target shoot and qualify. While the paper silhouette targets are faceless, stationary and not a threat of life or limb they serve in the preparation and practice target shooting for if/when the silhouettes are exchanged for an actual intruder. God willing we will …

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Perfect Armor

Radiate in Perfect Armor Then Saul dressed David in his own tunic. He put a coat of armor on him and a bronze helmet on his head. David fastened on his sword over the tunic and tried walking around, because he was not used to them. “I cannot go in these,” he said to Saul, …

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Secluded, Set Apart

One afternoon last September I looked out of my car window and saw a black bird favoring one leg. Fascinated I couldn’t seem to take my eyes off of her. I wanted to know what happened. Was she born this way? Did she get injured and if so how?  How did it happen? Driving past her I had …

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sa•cred Miracles

Under Heavy Guard Bound with chains, thrown in prison, on death row, no reason, no appeals, no pardons, no way out. You're execution is tomorrow. Thankfully, this is not your story and it isn't mine either. It is, however, the thrilling story retold of a man named Peter, a wicked King Herod, an angel, sacred …

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