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Jan 30

Hello, Father! Thank you for the nice hot shower, and thank you for this friendly laundromat with free wifi! Thank you for getting my daughter settled into her new life, safe from harm and any stagnancy! And thank you most of all for the peaceful lakeside campsite, the popup camper, and the wildlife and BBQs […]

Jan 4

Good morning, Father. Thank you for this brief time of internet access, and thank you for the amazing closeness and growth between my Mate and myself these last couple days. Please intervene in our situation, give us patience, wisdom, and courage to know and do your will. We do not know where we will be […]

Dec 12

Hello, Lord. Thank you for the many opportunities today to show mercy and compassion to others, and thank you for the chance to help my mother-in-law prepare her new house for holiday guests. Thank you for all the humbling learning experiences I have had lately, and thank you for helping me to not get as […]

Nov 21

Thank you, Lord for such an awesome visit with my son, and thank you for getting us safely back to Texas. Thank you for making me so flexible in mind and body, and please help me sleep well enough in the cab of the truck tonight with my Mate. Thank you for not only peace […]

Nov 19

Good morning, Lord! Thank you for the extra two days with my sister and with my Mate, and even the time we had with our new good friend — one of your sons and Little Ones — here in Iowa! Thank you for all the Little Things you have provided to nurture and support us […]

Oct 23

Good morning, Father! Thank you for the good time with my sister yesterday, exploring your creation all around this part of the country. I am so impressed with the awesome variety of this landscape, Lord! I didn’t take a single video or stillshot, but I really don’t think either one could convey the awesomeness of […]

Oct 19

Good morning, Father! Thank you for providing your Word and your Spirit, both of which help us make it through this life, growing and becoming more like you, more aligned to your way and your truth and your will! It is awesome how you continue to give me new little plumblines (new to ME), concepts […]

Oct 14

Good morning, Father. Thank you for healing and growth, and thank you for even the in-between days when not much seems to happen, but there is still peace and not-always-so-obvious progress. I am grateful to live in this age of technology, with all its myriad ways of learning and sharing, but I do wish that […]

Oct 2

Good morning, Father. Thank you for your awesome care, guiding us forward each day. Thank you for an entire day of fellowship, analyzation, and mental processing with my Mate, with just the right amount of time spent with my sister and brother so as not to completely overwhelm them with our hyperactivity, lol. Lord, I […]

Sep 22

Good morning, Father. Thank you for the beauty of healing and restoration of peace and joy! Thank you for helping me get some sleep at last, and thank you for the productive day yesterday, even allowing us to minister to a stranger for a couple hours, and meet several new people as well. Thank you […]

Sep 19

Good morning, Lord. I am grateful there are hard days like yesterday, so that I can better appreciate the simpler, less complicated days. Thank you for protecting me while I am weak, and please help me to remember how strong I am in you, and how FREE!

  Galatians 5:13-15 ERV

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Sep 9

Good morning, Father! I thank you for this beautiful day, another chance to live close to you and learn more about you, about myself, about your people, about your creation. I thank you for peace and joy and the mental and physical energy to accomplish many things each day — even if it is never […]

Sep 8

Hahahaha. Just after two o’clock in the morning, staring at my reflection in the mirror, fixin’ to put in my contacts and start the day. Moments ago, I struggled out of bed, grateful that I listened to the prompting of the Spirit once again and laid myself down to sleep about eight in the evening, […]

Sep 4

Good morning, Lord. I still don’t feel so great, but I am GRATEful, lol. I thank you for my Mate, who also is feeling a bit “under the weather”. I pray that you make our BBQ today go well despite our low energy and achy bodies. I pray that you give each of my loved […]

Aug 24

Hello, Father! Thank you for healing and recovery and growth, Lord God. Thank you for teaching me, more all the time, how to just be myself and not struggle to try to make things happen, to make myself heard or understood, or even to understand things or make sense of them for my own comfort. […]

Aug 23

Lord, I thank you for placing my best friend, Mate, and husband upon this earth 49 years ago today! Thank you for giving me a choice, so that I could choose him above all others, for he is truly my favorite of all your creations, and I enjoy him more even than trees and mushrooms […]

Jul 1

Lord I thank you for the cooler weather today. Thank you for creativity and art. Thank you for my love of learning and my appreciation for words and for people. Please strengthen my heart and help me to be strong and keep looking to you. Amen.

  Psalms 34:7‭-‬10, 12-13 ERV

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Jun 16

Hello, Lord. Thank you for touching me, healing me, growing me. Thank you for resisting my pleas to come Home, so that I can continue to serve you in the days ahead. Please help me to find joy again, to see beyond the difficulties of life. Thank you for the written word, and thank you […]

Jun 10

Hello, Father. Thank you for hope, of the kind that is independent of circumstances. Thank you for fellowship with your Spirit, something I have enjoyed since I was such a small child who had more connection with nature and its Creator than with people and their world which seemed so cruel and dirty. Thank you […]

May 27

Good morning, Father. Thank you for the peace and calm I have this morning, feeling much better, more hopeful and less stressed. It does suck that people and their bogus treatment cause way, way more stress than having no electricity, no real home, and very little food we can eat without heating capabilites. I am […]