Tagged with fear

When We’re Unsure and Afraid of the Dark

Matthew’s night-light went out last night. I was out of replacement bulbs and other night-lights could not be found. I grabbed the one that lit up the hallway and bathroom and placed it in his room with the following instructions. “Here’s the night-light from the bathroom.  If you get up in the night use this little … Continue reading

When the adventure ahead is scary

Sitting at the top of the hill, my heart was pounding and I wanted out of the wagon. My brother insisted I stay put and all would be fine. He wouldn’t let go of the handle and he would stop the ride at the bottom of the hill. All I could really do was hold … Continue reading

Walking Through the Door of Opportunity

It’s Five Minute Friday time with Kate and the sweet girls over here.  We link up and write on the same word prompt.  No over-thinking… just free writing for 5 minutes.  Our word prompt for today is DOOR, which is pretty funny because before I knew what it was I practically wrote this post through a response … Continue reading

Lining Up with Truth

I’m a natural pessimist. If something could go wrong in my world…it happens in my mind before it’s reality. I’m the one, who while waiting for my friend for our breakfast date, will see an ambulance zoom by with lights flashing and sirens blaring and I’m sure my friend is dead in the ditch. I begin lamenting … Continue reading

A Place of Calm ~ Making It Monday

When our days seem tumultuous and our schedules rage wild… When the waves of life crash and we sputter and splash through worry and fear… Lead us, Lord, to a place of calm. Your Word is our refuge and strength. And when we find You there, our minds are calm and our souls find rest. Psalm 46:10 ~ Be still and know … Continue reading