Hi God It’s Me

“Hi God….are you there?, It’s me Margaret!” Every time I start to talk to God with a “Hi God”,  I can’ t help but think of that line from a book I read as a kid by Judy Blume! Makes me smile and often laugh out loud! Good...

Bloom Where You Are Planted!

“Bloom where you are planted.” This is painted on a sign in my garden…and the weeds are doing a wonderful job of blooming nearby! But today as I looked out at my flower bed, something I had read in a devotional recently went through my mind-...

Being Made New

Being Made New I find myself wanting more these days. But it’s not more stuff, more things to do, more money (…well, more money could be helpful.) But I want more of life, more of God, more peace, more of what God has in store for me.  I’m changing I...

If God has a plan, where do I get it?

If God has a plan, where do I get it? Jeremiah 29:11 (NKJV) “For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the Lord, thoughts of peace and not evil, to give you a future and a hope.” Many of us may be familiar with that verse. It’s often...

Choices for a New Year

Choices for a New Year Psalm 56:3 “When I am afraid, I will trust in you.” This was a memory verse given to my daughter in Sunday School one year. I recalled it after a few nights of her not being able to sleep because she was worried about some things....