• Freezing Rain

    It’s funny how two words in the weather forecast can make a scaredy cat out of me.  I am not fond of winter driving at the best of times.  Driving in icy conditions really gets my nerves on edge.  So what do I do when faced with things I really don’t want to deal with but cannot avoid?  Where I always go when in trouble – to God.  Only He can bring peace to my troubled heart and ease my worries and fears. Episodes of freezing rain happen in life.  Things look like they are warming up and improving for the better and then something comes along to make life…

  • No Straight Roads

    My life is certainly not what I had expected it to be at this stage.  There have been many changes in the last few years.  What I thought was a straight road turned out to be one filled with a myriad of curves.  I had my plans but God showed me that His plans are best and not always what I had in mind. While our human nature would like a nice straight road with clear directions, life just doesn’t work that way.  Detours abound, many that we should never have taken.  There are times when we would like to take an alternate route around trouble, but God instead makes…