Blessed Assurance: A Story of Hope (part five)

Sonny was angry when he went to bed.  He’d tried to hide it, tried to seem causal, but he was pretty certain Mae could see right through him.  That woman.  He loved her so much.  She had a gift of discernment and not much escaped her notice.  It was 2:30am and he laid in the … Continue reading Blessed Assurance: A Story of Hope (part five)

Blessed Assurance: A Story of Hope (part four)

Mae Cooper was standing over a sink full of dishes when her cell phone rang. Not many people called these days, she was much more likely to get a text. She missed the days of human interaction but tried her best to keep up with the ever-changing technology so she could communicate with those she … Continue reading Blessed Assurance: A Story of Hope (part four)

Blessed Assurance: A Story of Hope (Part Two)

Vivian put the SUV in park and sat quietly.  She didn’t have the strength nor the heart to open the door.  She’d dropped the two younger kids off at school and made her way to the hospital where she worked part time.  She understood their circumstances were no secret, but oh how she dreaded facing … Continue reading Blessed Assurance: A Story of Hope (Part Two)

Blessed Assurance: A Story of Hope (Part One)

Vivian woke from a fitful sleep. The sun wasn’t up but she knew without looking at the clock it was near time for the alarm. She rolled onto her back and stared at the ceiling, the day hadn’t even begun and she was already tired. She sighed deeply as she turned to face the empty … Continue reading Blessed Assurance: A Story of Hope (Part One)

“What Is” Versus “What If”

I went to Bible study for the first time in a while today.  We were masked up and social distanced, but it was still so good to be together in a room with other ladies seeking a word from the Lord.  I don’t think I’ll ever take “gatherings” for granted again.  The group was a … Continue reading “What Is” Versus “What If”