Tag: fear

walking in the woods without a flashlight

How to walk in the woods with no light

Sometimes I feel like I’m walking through the woods without a flashlight.  Do you know what I mean? Darkness envelopes me and I can’t see where I’m going. I’m afraid I will fall. Or that the darkness will consume me entirely, like a wild animal. We hear noises and wonder, […]

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When ghosts are in your house

I’m kidding, of course. I don’t believe in ghosts. But my grandson does think our house is “spooky”. Actually, when my husband was traveling a lot, my friends would ask me if I was afraid to be alone in this house. I never have been. Maybe that says […]

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How God answered an important prayer

Just a quick update. I posted yesterday that I wasn’t sure I would be able to share my thoughts at my mother’s funeral yesterday. I asked for prayers. As I was falling asleep Monday night I remembered one of my favorite portions of Scripture, Philippians 4: 6 & […]