Surrendered, I’m surrounded by Your everlasting love; Bathed in grace, Guided by faith That’s powered by Your blood. The sacrifice that paved my way, The destiny that holds my eyes… Steady in step As You hold my hand, I live in Your unswayed grasp! ADW 9/2016
Category Archives: Pondering
Ezekiel 36:26-27 “I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit within you; I will take the heart of stone out of your flesh and give you a heart of flesh. I will put My Spirit within you and cause you to walk in My statutes, and you will keep My judgments and do them.” I read this on a friend’s wall a few days ago, and it really resonated in connection with the fact
In dealing with a frustrating dental situation, my husband had to return to the office with a partial that had just been delivered a day earlier. The anchor tooth that was loose a week earlier came out, destabilizing the whole prosthesis. Shoddy work from a dentist in a rush? He alluded to what a good dentist would do, and my husband stopped him, saying, “You are a good dentist, right?” Repairs are underway, needless to say. It is easy
Thrust to the earthThe beautiful cherub whose brilliance once shoneUgliness unleashedAs he lifted his heart, his being cast downTempting, beguiling, deceiving one Unleashing his hatred on simple man Unleashing his horrors on the Holy One. Man of Sorrows, no comeliness nor form Sent as a babe on a quiet morn Despised and rejected for the truth brought forth Nailed to a tree, His blood poured out He bowed his head as He breathed His last The beautiful love unleashed on
Sow this day a seed, Count this day a cost; Choose this day whom you will serve And take Me to the lost… A dying world that knows Me not, Though creation’s heart proclaims; Answer this day My call to go, And magnify My name. A.D.W.
Mary moments in my Martha days, A glimpse of majesty in the midst of the haze Of routine and rut I need to just stop And sit at Your feet Hear Your heart as You speak As I gather the spirit and strength to move on
Proverbs is a great place to find some practical insight for parenting, governing and life in general. Have you ever dealt with a tattletale? Don’t you need two sides to get to the bottom of things? Makes sense at home, makes sense in court. The source of this sage advice? Proverbs 18:17 – 🙂