Author Archives: everlookingup

Steeping Tea Bags

Standing over a pan of boiling water with tea bags steeping caused me to reflect on the process for a moment this morning. You see, I love iced tea.  And, tea making is important, friends.  Of late, my iced tea … Continue reading

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I Am Cancer Free!!!!!

The Cancer Center Doctor called the night before last to deliver the pathology report from my recent oophorectomy, just eight weeks since my hysterectomy.  Her phone call was a bit surreal.  She said everything came back negative for cancer!!!!! I … Continue reading

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Be Strong and Courageous

II Chronicles 32 is a wonderful example of the sovereignty of God and proof that when we place our full trust in God, He will cause us to be victorious! I’ve been spending some time reading and re-reading this chapter … Continue reading

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The Smell of Rain

The sliding glass door, leading to the small balcony off the master bedroom, is open.  Rain has been steadily falling since early this morning and the scent is refreshing.  There is nothing like the smell of freshly fallen rain, except … Continue reading

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The Immutability of God

Now what does that exactly mean?  Immutable means: Fixed, set, established, doesn’t change, constant, static, enduring, permanent.  I absolutely love this! God’s unchanging nature has always been one of the most precious qualities to me.  He will not change.  He … Continue reading

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Joy in the Storm

A friend recently asked how I was managing with some challenges and all I could muster was that I was relying on God’s strength.  I said, “All I have is God … and He is more than enough.”  I also … Continue reading

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Never Give Up!

Winston Churchill gave a famous speech where he uttered: “Never, never, never give up!” He also said, “If you’re going through hell – keep going!” I want to urge you today that if you seem to be facing insurmountable odds … Continue reading

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