Monthly Archives: May 2016

That Restless Longing

by: carole l. haines And here it is again, that sense in my spirit that something is about to change, needs to change.  Some describe it as discontent, but that is often anchored in self.  This is not that, it … Continue reading

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A Place in the Game

by: carole l. haines As children, most of us remember the drill of picking teams to play a game of Dodgeball, or softball; perhaps basketball.  I grew up in a neighborhood where this was virtually a daily routine in the … Continue reading

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Man to Man

In relationships with others, there can really be a cause for misunderstandings.  If not attended to quickly and thoroughly, this can lead to further misunderstanding, and eventually, a break-down in that relationship.  This is especially true in close relationships, such … Continue reading

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Period…End of Story

   3This is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Savior, 4 who desires all men to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth. 5 For there is one God, and one mediator also between God … Continue reading

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His Glory and Color

My husband and youngest son went out last night to take pictures of the Sunset.  The Sun had been virtually absent from our lives for 17 straight days here, that’s a record.  My emotions had been spiraling slowly down, down, … Continue reading

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Spread it out before the Lord

by: carole l. haines We have all had devastating news come to us before in a letter, perhaps an e-mail.  Even worse, is when it is by phone, or there is that late-night knock at the front door.  The dread of such … Continue reading

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The first of His Harvest

By: carole l. haines I am a rescuer of many different things.  I believe this is part of how God has made me in His image.  If I find a flower that has somehow been pulled out of the ground, … Continue reading

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Entertainment for the masses

by: carole l. haines One of my favorite lines from any movie is, “Your kids aren’t writers.  They’re not exposing all your darkest secrets as Entertainment for the Masses.” (Divine secrets of the Ya Ya Sisterhood). I used to be … Continue reading

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A story tucked away

by: carole l. haines We all have a story to tell.  There are so many things we have been through, so many difficulties God has brought us through.  How often do we sit and worry how He will get us out … Continue reading

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The cleansing power of water

By: Carole L. Haines I was getting out of the shower and knocked over a bottle of lotion. It splashed out! When I tried to wipe it up with a washcloth, it just smeared it all, made it worse, made … Continue reading

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