with Carrie Powers

Month: September 2015

“I Planted The Seed… But God Made It Grow”

“I Planted The Seed… But God Made It Grow”

  (Blog post written by my wonderful, beautiful, Godly friend… Ember Morales Arteaga). Hope deferred makes a heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life. Proverbs 13:12 This past spring my father-in-law became terminally ill– Stage 5 renal failure.  On hospice care […]

I Hear The Train a Coming…

I Hear The Train a Coming…

Our new home is only a few miles from the train tracks. I never really paid much attention to the train, unless I was stopped on East Ave waiting for it to pass. I couldn’t hear the train much from my home either. At least, […]

Why am I so needy?

Why am I so needy?

Even strong young lions sometimes go hungry, but those who trust in the Lord will lack no good thing. Psalm 34:10 I read these words and still find myself asking the same question. It’s not a new question, but one I have asked myself many […]

The Journey Begins in Chico

The Journey Begins in Chico

We were married at a small family owned vineyard in Eugene, Oregon.  It was a surprisingly sunny day in March.  We entered into a new covenant and sacred act of love before God, our family and friends. I will always be grateful for second chances…  […]