with Carrie Powers

Month: September 2016

My Need for Faith

My Need for Faith

I wrote the following blog post in October 2011.  Why is this significant; and why am I reposting this now?  I penned these words seven months before my life would be completely shattered by the death of Lee.  It is significant because I prayed for […]

Joy is found on a Vine?

Joy is found on a Vine?

The secret to joy is found in a vineyard.  Does this surprise anyone? I know what you’re thinking… Is this finally a post about wine?  Sorry … I don’t write about wine, I merely drink it.  #toomuchinformation #idrinkredwineformyheart A treasured secret is found in the […]

Say What?

Say What?

“Do not be anxious about anything…” Philippians 4:6 “Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires and greed, which is idolatry.”  Colossians 3:5. “Forgive as the Lord forgave you.”  Colossians 3:13. “Be careful to do what is […]

Fearless…

Fearless…

My phone dinged with its usual friendly alert notifying me that I have a message.  I unlocked the screen to see a group message alert.  Another request from a sweet friend for prayer.  Once again the cancer has returned, surgery is necessary… please pray.  Add […]