Reservoirs of our Souls

“I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty.” Revelation 1:8 Holy Good and Gracious God, I hear the rain pouring down Showering the earth refreshing water for a thirsty land Washing away cobwebs that confuse and clutter Filling reservoirs for […]

Thoughts from this morning for this day

My combination of influences, inspirations, and thoughts to ponder this morning: Desk Calendar: October 28, 2014 “I’m exhausted from Cope. He has been a sneaky, stealthy four letter word. Cope only left a bad aftertaste and made me sick to my stomach. The promise on the package lied. I’m tired of substitutions. I want Hope.” […]

Mercy Begins

Lamentations 3 He has made my teeth grind on gravel, and made me cower in ashes; 17 my soul is bereft of peace; I have forgotten what happiness is; 18 so I say, “My endurance has perished; so has my hope from the Lord.” 19 Remember my affliction and my wanderings, the wormwood and the gall! […]


Dear Heavenly Father, Sometimes life offers such pain that I feel my soul is pouring out of my eyes in floods of tears. Disappointment. Loss. Grief. These words hold so much more than the letters that we combine to spell them. Pain of the past, the present, and fear of pain in the future is […]