Tag: ministry

Not My Mom

By Ann O’Malley 8 am. My phone rings. It’s Mom. Uh-oh.  She doesn’t usually call this early in the day.  Is it good news or bad?  Bad. Very bad.  She’s having a total meltdown. Up until now, I can only…

Authenticity

A few weeks ago I arrived at the startling age of 89.  It seems unreal.  My body is bent and twisted, and moving around much depends on the day.  Yet, inside my head, I still feel as if I were…

Always With You

Come to Me, all (you) who labor/are weary and burdened/heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.  Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.  For My…

Summer is Near

“…While the earth remains, Seedtime and harvest, Cold and heat, Summer and winter, And day and night Shall not cease.” ~ Genesis 8:22 Like snow in summer and like rain in harvest, So honor is not fitting for a fool. ~ Proverbs 26:1…

Reluctant Daughter

Oh Lord I want to come when You call. Forgive me that you had to nudge so hard ~ Oh Father let my heart not grow cold and so to be your reluctant daughter. I want to come back to…