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)


I was holding onto the seat so hard my knuckles were white.  This happens more often than I’d like to confess and I can’t decide if it’s because I’m a back seat driver or if my husband thinks he’s trying out for the Daytona 500.  You should see his face when he’s merging onto the … Continue reading Drifting

“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”

In Heavenly Peace: The Gift (Part Three)

Prissy woke up before the sun; too excited to sleep another moment.  The house felt extra cold this morning, so she pulled the covers up to her chin grinning widely at the bare walls of her small room.  It was Christmas day!  She’d waited patiently for weeks, and it was finally here.   She had taken … Continue reading In Heavenly Peace: The Gift (Part Three)