A Legacy of Praying Faith

I tenderly opened the journal, and its pages almost crumbled in my hands. It’s over 100 years old, after all!  And there I saw the handwriting that tells the owner’s name: Mabel Salsbury Dohm, my Father’s Mother. And I cried as I read her opening Scripture: “Here I am! I stand at the door and … Continue reading A Legacy of Praying Faith

Happy Birthday Jesus!

“Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts.” Colossians 3:16 NIVThe snow was falling and the Christmas lights were sparkling on our tree.  My father had recently passed away, and … Continue reading Happy Birthday Jesus!

Prodigal Mom

Have you heard the call of the Heavenly Father as He asks you to join Him in prayer for the young ones?  Maybe you are a Mom of a Prodigal yourself? I have walked that road, and I know the varying levels of pain and love that are felt inside of a Mother’s heart.  When my … Continue reading Prodigal Mom

A Mama’s Cry

  The hospital room was sterile and cold, a shivering place for a young teenager. My Mom had undergone a simple biopsy, but the time for Outpatient Procedures had not yet arrived in our 1970’s small town. So my Mom was awakening from the anesthesia and due to arrive back to her room at any time. … Continue reading A Mama’s Cry

Beloved Prodigal

Preserved in the WildernessBlazing sun Glaring sand Baking heat The Wilderness prevailed.Burning pain Stumbling gait Weary heart The Wilderness consumed.Wandering warriors Hiding caves David’s men The Wilderness protected.(Click here to read more of this post.)I am so excited to share with you the new website  Beloved Prodigalbeing led by my dear friend, Anna Smit.  About a year ago, Anna and I began emailing and praying … Continue reading Beloved Prodigal