Holy Ground

Storms ripped. His rain flooded. On Good Friday, Pennsylvania and surrounding states endured a tornado warning. My husband and I lay in bed listening to the high winds, praying our roof would stay put. It never occurred to me speaking on Saturday might be canceled. Before sleep, I prayed in sincere expectation out loud with … Continue reading Holy Ground

A Walk in Sacred Wonder

Carrying a stack of envelopes, my boots skipped down the sidewalk toward the special blue box. An extra crisp PA morning, God brought His frost literally in front of my face. Everywhere I looked, I saw His intricate design in reverence to Him. Completely still, the tiniest of icicles worked together to stand the dead: … Continue reading A Walk in Sacred Wonder

A Sacred Welcome: A Poem

Forty years of story In her youthful round cheeks When she speaks Stony words Armored, protected Deflect and expect No questions Her safe keeping Her shredded and peeling Gut-level feeling Wrapped in alabaster Laid for her Lord and Healing Master ~~~~ Thank you for being here. This poem is in honor of all people who … Continue reading A Sacred Welcome: A Poem