I have a penchant for sunshine and seem to not understand the whys of the rain, especially when it’s a torrential downpour.

This one could have used more work…details like leaves and a more intricate border. The message though was great. We all offer value to His kingdom, even if it’s a quiet beautiful presence. Today reminded me of my friend Kim Stewart who blogs at stewartfamblog. She has such a sweet spirit, a contrast to my


This one really spoke to me and was cathartic working on it. I have such a tendency to get drowned by pain, doubts etc. It’s only after wallowing for a bit that I come up for air. It’s comforting to know that He sees us safely through and that he uses them for His purposes.