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Abide with me...

Home.  A word that can conjure up a feeling of comfort, growing up, Christmas, good memories... or in other situations it can also mean pain, discomfort, and stress.  But our true home is where our hearts live. 

In John…

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every day is a gift...

Today I have a dilemma... You see, I don't know how to put into words all of the things that God has been teaching me.  I have a feeling that unless you have experienced what I have experienced, it is…
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always on time...

I ran across this journal entry I wrote on August 30, 2007... I'm not sure I ever posted it anywhere.  Hope you enjoy it!

if you were at all like me when you were small, there were moments when…
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As Promised...

It's time for me to write about the incredible experience it was to for one thing, meet Joni, but for yet another, to play my violin as part of her Night of Worship. It was truly an anointed evening. The…
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2012...Year of Miracles

While I write this, I am reflecting on what God has done already. You know, I feel almost as if I'm in the middle of a scene in a movie where something important is about to happen... and the music…
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Presence... a Sneak Preview

Here is a little personal touch of each song that will be a part of 'Presence'... I pray it is a joyful celebration of Christmas for each person who hears.  To me, it is the perfect blend of nostalgia and…
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Do you know my Father?

It's Father's Day... a day when we honor our earthly fathers, grandfathers, husbands... and men fist bump and say to each other 'Happy Father's Day'... or simply nod with understanding.  I am incredibly blessed to have a Dad who loves…
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it's been ten years...

It’s been ten years. But there are things that only get more beautiful with time. Like true friendships, well-constructed castles, a carefully hand-crafted violin, and most of all, God’s unconditional love. This has been a weekend of reunions. It started…
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beauty from friction...

After having a contemplative moment with the Word and my God this morning, my understanding of how God makes beautiful music with our lives is enlightened. Spurgeon talks of the music that would be missed were the strings of a…
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quenching the thirst... (another historic post)

To thirst is to lack to a degree of desperate need or strong desire of something, usually refreshment. The word ‘thirst’ is most often referring to a need for water, perhaps to the level of dehydration. Jesus on the cross…
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an elephant never forgets...

I thought I would bring back a post I wrote a few years back on my very first blog.  Seeing as it is good to look back for the sake of remembering where we have been, enjoy this historical post…