We are all guilty of a fake smile from time to time and that's normally. It's when you can't fake it anymore, it takes too much effort, you're too tired, that you know you've lost something- Joy. Deep down. The soul reanching feeling that something is missing. Something is dead and you want it back. … Continue reading Finding Joy
This is why we are joyful in the midst of pain.
This year has had its ups and downs. We are focused on the joy in the midst of pain.
In this season it is easy to get lost in all the boxes, wrapping paper, baking and parties. We can get stuck in the box wrapped all nicely by the Christmas tree. There are so many good things happening and it can feel like the world is pulling you like little children who all want … Continue reading Finding JOY
God recently has called me to start painting again. Painting calms me - brings peace. This painting is of a Mexican woman who I meet roughly 6 years ago. She is from an indigenous area where her life is hard. She only has a few clothes, the weather conditions are harsh, homes made of adobe … Continue reading Art