As the tide rolls in and out in the salt marsh and the egrets dance in the waving grass Breathe deeply Know that God is near. When the seagulls gather to gossip and feed and the waves push in, scattering with the foam Breathe deeply Rest in the beauty of the Creator. As the sea … More Breathe Deeply
Some slight technical difficulties (my ignorance on converting files!) but I think we are ready to roll. The video blog is actually two videos in one. The first part uses Jennifer Knapp’s song “Peace” to express how I find a deep sense of joy and peace when I spend time with God at the beach. … More Video blogging
As kind of an end-of-vacation post, here’s some pictures that I’ve found via my camera viewfinder. They help to express visually the restoring work of God when I’m truly on vacation — and not just traveling! The places I’ve stopped to rest and reflect vary from the porch swing overlooking the salt marsh, to a … More From Where I Sit… Seeing God
I have been overcome by the beauty and richness of our life together, those early mornings setting out, those evenings gleaming with rivers and lakes below us, still holding the last light. Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Gift from the Sea — o0o — I am always amazed at how quickly a week at the beach can … More Overcome
Patience, patience, patience is what the sea teaches. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach– Waiting for a gift from the sea. – Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Gift from the Sea –
This week is vacation week. We are hanging out with family, reading, doing some shopping and baking, and watching lots of football. Among the things I’m not doing:– writing papers– reading professional journals or books– answering emails from people at home (no offense to my friends, because I am Spacehooking a bit…) Even though it’s … More Quiet Days, Celebratory Nights
It’s kind of a visual cleansing breath, isn’t it?