What are we really looking for? Something of great value or just a single experience? Maybe its a promise and a hope for a better tomorrow. Maybe its confirmation that God has heard our prayers. We are all looking, aren’t we? Searching for Gold. I know...

(Photo by Nancy Larson Benjamin) Hope, expectation, and joy are the emotions that bubble up in my heart when I look at this picture. The dawning of a new day. The promise of things to change. The joy of knowing that I can let go...

[caption id="attachment_1891" align="alignright" width="300"] Frozen, but not forgotten![/caption] This photograph revealed an awesome truth to me. Even though it is very cold, frozen and immovable, there is still life in the branch. The light of God is still glowing and overshadowing its very existence. It may...

[caption id="attachment_1884" align="alignright" width="300"] Peace and Rest[/caption] God created such a beautiful masterpiece in what we call "earth". At any moment in time, if we are watching or listening, we can see or hear His loving words to us. A friend of mine took...

[caption id="attachment_1871" align="alignright" width="225"] Daddies Little Girl[/caption] I saw this post today and wanted to re-post it. Life can be hard for little girls who don't experience the Father's love as God designed it to be. This inspired me and I hope it will inspire you. THE...

[caption id="attachment_1859" align="alignright" width="225"] Still "7 minutes older"[/caption] Happy Thanksgiving! Yes, indeed. There is so much to be thankful for. Married 34 years, sober almost 22 years, and healthy. My twin sister, Marlene, and I enjoyed our holidays. But even though she is "7 minutes older", time...

My love for God and my love for people just keeps growing and growing. I had the honor of meeting some wonderful shop owners and employees in downtown Olympia. I don't have a need or desire to travel to town on too many occasions but...