Guilt, Need and Call

Note from Joan:  I will be “off the grid” for a short time while Jerry and I take a much needed trip to soak up some sun.  In my absence I’ll be reposting some of my favorite posts from the past.  Look for a return of new material in mid February and with it an exciting announcement about whatContinue reading “Guilt, Need and Call”

And the Seasons, They go Round and Round . . . (thanks Joni Mitchell)

This new season in our lives came round when life in the super fast lane suddenly and unexpectedly experienced the brakes being applied (don’t fear, we are safe I am speaking metaphorically).  As one might imagine this sudden interuption of momentum resulted in  a great deal of change.  It has been interesting at twenty plus years of marriage to seeContinue reading “And the Seasons, They go Round and Round . . . (thanks Joni Mitchell)”


I was in a prayer group today in which we reflected on John 20:19-23.  I smiled as I read, That Sunday evening the disciples were meeting behind closed doors because they were afraid of the Jewish leaders.  Suddenly, Jesus was standing there among them!  ‘Peace be with you,’ he said. It was the word “Suddenly”Continue reading “Suddenly!”