Category Archives: ponderings

What Do You See?

Driving home from Missouri the other evening, we watched an interesting formation of clouds. As their intensity increased, so did my determination to snap a photo. I posted it on my Facebook page and it was interesting to see what … Continue reading

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Old Pickup Trucks

Proof that putting it off does not fix the problem.  Nor does it disappear.  It simply allows the problem to grow. Happy Friday! Be kind, one to another! ♥

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Leaving Anger ~ Regaining Hope

This is yesterday’s Facebook post from Oklahoma State Senator Rick Brinkley. It spoke to me….and I wanted to pass it along.  Here’s to courage.  Here’s to Hope. Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen the government shut down, neighborhoods in fear because … Continue reading

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Critter Observations

What would I do without our ever entertaining little girl dogs?!?!? (SPIDER ALERT! Below! ) Well I guess I would just observe our other pet and be thankful that I’m too big to be wrapped up in that web. Have a great weekend … Continue reading

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The 13th

Flipping through Facebook statuses this morning….I have seen a LOT of mention of Friday the 13th. I recall when I was younger, being in the car with my big sister and our Grandma S.  We were driving through her Oklahoma City neighborhood….suddenly she … Continue reading

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I Had a Friend

I lost a dear friend last week, unexpectedly.  I was in third grade when she and her young family moved to our little town to pastor our congregation of small numbers. They were college students. I grew up with her. She … Continue reading

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Inspired by Old Glory

It’s been a busy sort of week. Each time I’d sit down to “blog” to my friends ~ nothing. Perhaps it was because I continued to picture the unrelenting “to do” list in my mind? Then last night….I went to a concert … Continue reading

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The Hands and Feet of Jesus

Today, when I least expected it, I witnessed something awesome.  I was on my way home and had stopped in for a few things at the grocery store.  I grabbed my last item and rounded the corner to head up the beverage aisle when … Continue reading

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A Story in Every Town

Yesterday was one of those summer surprises. I like to think of them as a gift from God. Cool temps and scattered rain showers. It meant a little road trip with the sunroof opened and the windows down. It meant … Continue reading

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Lila Jane

Edna & Lila, cousins ~ wading through the flooded cornfields in Boswell, Oklahoma Today I am thinking of Lila Jane. My “grandma”. (on the right) She was born on July 3, 1909. I think this may be the only childhood … Continue reading

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