Author Archives: preachermom

About preachermom

a passionate woman of God who believes in living the truth; in being Christ in the world; and in inspiring others.

Constant Companion

We wrestle for the covers, He’s trying to snuggle close and I’m just trying to not get pushed off of the bed. He moves so close that the heat from his body warms me. I’m reminded of the past; good … Continue reading

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Pardon

Each morning, as I brush my teeth, I read the Prayer attributed to St. Francis of Assisi – “Make Me an Instrument of Your Peace.” Reading this through slowly each day has positively affected my life, as well as helping … Continue reading

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rebirthed

It sat there caught in the grate. At first I thought it was a lizard. Its surface of raised white intertwined with green the color of moss. Upon retrieval, its leafiness became apparent. Life and death were equal within it; … Continue reading

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true need

The plate of snacks is set before me. The salted veggie sticks melt to mush in my mouth, even the chewing is burdensome. Hunger isn’t a feeling. Not hunger of the stomach anyway; my soul craving is palatable. My head … Continue reading

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Hope

The twilight closes in. Its numbness crushing. I’m almost without. A brief respite… A breath? Wind? It wafts in as Presence. A flicker of Light… Darting across the darkness with the perspective of a firefly. This is more than a … Continue reading

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Poem: When I Was Young

I enjoy many things. Writing poetry is something I’ve done here and there and enjoy, but just don’t seem to have enough time. When I Was Young When I was young I laid in grass with no worries about the … Continue reading

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Changes Are Coming…

Changes Are Coming…. “If you are in the midst of change and it’s hard, that doesn’t mean the change is bad. Change is usually hard. But it’s in the hard where God shows up.” – Sherry Surratt (http://www.todayschristianwoman.com/articles/2016/february/how-to-cope-with-change.html?start=2) Try using … Continue reading

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