Category Archives: Random Acts of God

Waiting for the Best

We must wait patiently when we are waiting for the best person to share our dreams and the daily ploughs and pleasures of life this side of heaven.   Why wait? Better to be lonely and one than miserable and two, … Continue reading

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A Wedding Florist Story

“Don’t forget to take it slower so you can smell the roses as you trek the pathways of life. Being in a hurry will cause you to miss some very small and very beautiful things,” my Dad wrote a few … Continue reading

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Angel’s Unawares

Angel’s Unawares She didn’t even know he knew how to take the light rail. Neither she nor her estranged husband allowed him to freely roam the city. Just the afternoon before, my protective friend, always afraid to let go of … Continue reading

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Just a Paper Clip

It was just a paper clip. But a paper clip in Juvenile Hall can be dangerous. It could be used to poke an eye or scrape messages into a surface. It could harm someone, like one of the young criminal … Continue reading

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Birds and Breezes

“What are your thoughts for starting the New Year?” A friend recently asked. I usually have a word or thought to center on—usually hands down—it’s “listening.” Listening not only to what people are saying, and paying attention, but also hearing … Continue reading

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Airport Adventure

Two looks. The first, “Why are you so late?” stern. The second, “Let me check the plane…yes, we have one seat…“You’re lucky – we have a delay.” I didn’t have time to tell her I’m a Christian and I don’t … Continue reading

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Airport Adventure

“An adventure is by its nature, a thing that comes to us. It is a thing that chooses us, not a thing we choose.” G.W.Chesterton Sometimes we know God is at work and “who will hinder it?” (Isaiah) Not even…ourselves. … Continue reading

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Trust in the Lord and in His Hand

The hand of God appears when our thoughts are mentally stuck on a hamster wheel and there is no escaping to consider any worthy solutions –we have lost the ability to think creatively, or see any scenario beyond that cage … Continue reading

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Shepherds of our Soul

Gentleness is love in action, being considerate and meeting the needs of others, allowing time for the other person to talkand being willing to learn. God called us to maintain a gentle attitude in our relationship with others, as we … Continue reading

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Wonder in the Fall

Today I noticed the leaves are turning. It’s the first day I’ve noticed. Makes me question if it’s been happening all week and I had my head in the sand, or sandstorm…again. Is everyone else in a time twirl or … Continue reading

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