Archive for the ‘Ocean’ Category

“Through the heartfelt mercies
[forgiveness, compassion, favor, blessing]
of our God,
God’s Sunrise will break in upon us,
Shining on those in the darkness,
those sitting in the shadow of death,
Then showing us the way, one foot at a time,
down the path of peace” (Luke 1: 78-79)


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Something beautiful happened on vacation.

My teenagers smiled


and hung out in the waves with us

by Blue Cotton Memory

one day they swam out, one on each side of my inner tube

and I thought how funny

faith is like trusting two teenagers not to overturn you

when all the signs scream that is the foremost thought in their heads.

I bet they were thinking nothing could be funnier than flipping mom over in her inner tube

Sometimes the idea is much funnier in your head than in real life

at least, I think that is what they finally decided


Well, I was a little dazzled by the attention

And I learned that even

Faith Messages


in the ocean

brought by unlikely messengers

by Blue Cotton Memory

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