Category Archives: Be Still

Seeking and finding still time with God. Realigning priorities. Trusting that God is in control. Removing things from a too full plate. Recognizing when I fighting God for control.

The Palm and the Banyan

I was talking to the ladies in my Bible Study about the vacation my husband and I were taking to Hawaii to visit his son. I told them I was struggling with whether or not I should take my laptop with … Continue reading

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Bob’s Prayer

I have a brother-in-law who is always helping someone with a project. Bob is gifted with a general knowledge of just about every aspect of construction. Actually, he’s not just Bob – to all who know and love him he’s … Continue reading

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Outta Control!

My girlfriend was upset that her husband didn’t make special arrangements for celebrating her birthday – he left it all up to her. Her disappointment led to “words” and pretty much ruined the day. I know the control issues she … Continue reading

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Christmas Without Martha

In the quiet early hours of this day after Christmas, I awoke early and laid quietly thinking of the many people who touched my life yesterday. When I try to describe the day in a word (wonderful, beautiful…), I can’t … Continue reading

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Be still and know that I am God.

I was going through a particularly stressful time at work.   In addition to being very busy with the usual responsibilities, I was struggling with an employee’s personal attack. My prayers were obsessed with the situation, and I was praying for … Continue reading

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