Faith · Growth · Spirit · Spiritual Discipline

fan the flame…

Chilly days… cold nights… mean fires in the fireplace… Each morning… waking to what seems cold… dead… still… where fire blazed bright and warm the night before… The wood consumed… gray ashes in their place… But under the gray… hide coals… which need stirring… Using the poker… they are uncovered… revealing a fuel for flame……… Continue reading fan the flame…

Failure · Faith · Finishing

Wishing I could find as much excitement in what there is to do… as I do in what’s already been done… You see… I’m a girl who likes to finish things… and I’ve learned to start new things with trepidation… apprehension… because… What if I don’t finish…? These words come to mind as I wake to…… Continue reading