Tag: snow

Where does the time go? It flits and melts away like the snowflakes. If only it could be frozen and preserved! What if we could gift wrap time? I’m not talking about a watch or a clock. I’m talking about actual seconds, minutes, hours, and even days. Maybe it is possible. What if I offered […]

Mark 4:39 NKJV Then He arose and rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, “Peace, be still!” And the wind ceased and there was a great calm.   Isaiah 30:15 NIV This is what the Sovereign Lord, the Holy One of Israel, says: “In repentance and rest is your salvation,     in quietness and […]

Nine to twelve inches of snow are predicted for my area. Yet, I laughed when I read this passage. Snow in April is ridiculous. But, God’s sense of humor is poignant and giggle-worthy at the same time. Psalm 55:6,8 I said, “Oh, that I had the wings of a dove!     I would fly away […]

Motivation is melting with the snow. The sun feigns warmth as a daunting chill still steals our breath. But, refusing any further hibernation, my husband and I secure our winter garb and walk against the wind. In our steps will be the Spring so slow in springing.

The first day of spring in Minnesota is under the snow. Tulips greeted me a year ago, but they sleep soundly today. I heard a bird or two last week when a year ago we bird-watched daily. The grass greened early. I wonder if I will see green again. But, I am not jealous for […]

My son asked me if the mosquitos will be as bad at the camper this year as they were last season. I gazed at the new layer of March snow, recalling our walk in swirling flakes the day before. I enjoyed that early spring, but I will not wish away this winter. Decidedly, I prefer the melting bites […]