Project Psalm~Psalms 42 ~Home

Psalm 42:2-3 As the deer longs for streams of water, so my soul longs for you, O God. My soul thirsts for God, the living God. When can I enter and see the face of God? –usccb.org There’s no place like home, there’s no place like home.  If only I could click my heels and Want More?

Down With The Quiet Room

  I once sat in a crying room with my infant son, a mid sized room enclosed in glass with several rows of pews. Children ran about the room while abandoned coloring books strewn about were trampled.  My daughter was six at the time and she sort of stared in disbelief and fidgeted a little Want More?

Project Psalm: Cover Your Mouth, Uncover Your Heart

Psalm 41:2-3 Blessed the one concerned for the poor: on a day of misfortune, the Lord delivers him. The Lord keeps and preserves him, makes him blessed in the land, and does not betray him to his enemies. http://www.usccb.org/bible/psalms/41 Sick, sick, sick.  Everywhere, everyone is sick.  My own house seems to be engulfuled in a Want More?

Project Psalm: I Sing Because I’m Happy

Psalm 40:10 When I sing of your righteousness in a great assembly, See, I do not restraiin my lips; as you, Lord, know. www.usccb.org/bible/psalms/40 I can not sing.  I try. I try really hard, much to the dismay of those around me.  I can feel the song well up in me like a geyser ready to Want More?

Project Psalm: Muzzle Anyone?

Psalm 39:2 I said, “I will watch my ways, lest I sin with my tongue; I will keep a muzzle on my mouth. usccb.org I have a dog, Destro, who does not chew. What do you mean he does not chew? I mean he does not chew, he just swallows indiscriminately.  Destro once had an Want More?

Project Psalm: What’s Making Me Sick?

Psalms 38:11-12 My heart shudders, my strength forsakes me; the very light of my eyes has failed. Friends and companions shun my disease; my neighbors stand far off. ww.usccb.org It’s flu season!  Coughing, sneezing, and the one I hate the most, sniffling can be heard all around.  Moms  become the germ police, sanitizing hands and Want More?

Project Psalm : On Anger Psalms 37

37:8-9 Refrain from anger; abandon wrath; do not be provoked; it brings only harm. Those who do evil will be cut off, but those who wait for the Lord will inherit the earth. www.usccb.org Anger What people do out of anger, what people will say How it rules their hearts How it ruins their day Want More?

Conversations With My Pets: Featuring Ginger

Ginger Snacks   “Hey Ginger, what are you doing?”         “Getting myself some Ginger Snacks.”         “Ummm, well one, that’s not okay and two those are not Ginger Snacks. They’re Scooby Snacks…for the dogs.”         “One, what’s your point and two what’s your point?”     Want More?

Project Psalm: Fear Psalms 36:10

Psalms 36:10 Sin directs the heart of the wicked man; his eyes are closed to the fear of God. Fear of God? What does that mean?  Why should we fear a God that is so abundant in love and mercy? 1Fear,  to be afraid of (someone or something) as likely to be dangerous, painful, or Want More?

God Still Puts Rainbows In The Sky

  Driving down a road I don’t normally venture down because of its multiple blind spots and twisty winding nature, I was somewhat despondent, despite the rally to move on video that I had posted on Facebook earlier that day.  Lost in thought over the election results and what it implicated about our country, I Want More?