Tag: Inspiration

Poetry and prose that lifts your spirit.

Q&A With Lisa Ellison: Paying it Forward

Q. In one sentence who is Lisa Cooper Ellison? A. I’m a person who believes in the power of stories and the importance of helping others. Q. Your bio says you come from a family where everything is communicated through a narrative arc. Talk…

Because He Has Promised

Fall Trees on the River Walk

I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.  Philippians 4:13 There have been too many times in my life when I thought I could do “it” – whatever “it” was at the time – all on my own. And yet I know anything…

Be truly glad

Be truly glad. There is wonderful joy ahead! 1 Peter 1:6 Treat every day as more than “everyday”. Make it count. Reach out to someone in need. Lift them up. Give God thanks and praise and look for the joy in life. There are countless…

I Believe in Miracles

Our great granddaughter was frighteningly ill, and now she is on the road to recovery. I believe with all my heart that God is watching over her. The doctors now believe she was in early stage SIDS (Silent Infant Death Syndrome). Thankfully her dad…

Encourage one another…

And we urge you, brothers, warn those who are idle, encourage the timid, help the weak, be patient with everyone.  1 Thessalonians 5:14 It is good to encourage others. By doing so, we are encouraged as well. When we reach out to help someone…

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