Tag Archives: joy

The Deep Well

The source of our deepest joys, the kindle for our raw happy emotions, can be the source of enormous tragedy. Some have pondered walling up, fortifying the heart against incursion. That prospect is isolated madness. Some say the emotion is … Continue reading

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To Fully Know

As God reveals Himself through life and reveals us in His life in Christ Jesus, His Son, isn’t it pure joy to delight in the grace of God, knowing that this Goodness will never change, except to be fully known?!

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Morning Joy

Morning… looking out the east window over years of brush grown wild and through the carefully placed trees along two neighbors’ driveways the early autumn landscape frames a miniature arched space illumined by the rising sun through which I see … Continue reading

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Rufus

It was a lovely morning for walking, greener meadows than August’s usual fare, yet all along the path near the wooded groves fallen leaves padded my steps with autumn flare. The fresh mowed grass along the trail’s edge was fragrant … Continue reading

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MariSunshine

Your voice raised my spirits, reminding me of your care. Often my downward gaze has been lifted when your thoughtfulness has found me there. You are ever the joyous one, even when you unload your stress. We usually end up … Continue reading

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Until We Meet

Just don’t make me say goodbye. I’ll slip out the front door before dawn. I’ll leave the fan turning overhead like the breeze picked me up and carried me off in the night. When the pictures upload we can remember … Continue reading

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Babes

Babes to mothers… how swiftly the years tick by. I was looking at your sweet face and then looking into your son’s eyes. Those eyes… they are like twinkling joy pumps. Those reaching arms are heart warmers, and that wide … Continue reading

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