Category: Simply Soul Searching Blogs

FIVE MINUTE FRIDAY: DESERVE

Keep me, God,from trying to make sense of our worldby dividing it into tidy categoriesaccording to what we deserve. Keep me, God,from deeming who is worthy or unfit,from judging who merits your goodnessand who should be denied it. Keep me, God,from separating your love… Continue Reading “FIVE MINUTE FRIDAY: DESERVE”

JOY

May the simple pleasures of this day refresh your spirit and bring you joy. Photo by Karen, Hurricane, WV. My next blog series, “A Season of Growth,” begins next week!

HOPE

Hope is that patient waiting in the darkness…for new and glorious joy to be revealed. (Photo taken by Karen in Hurricane, WV. May 2021)

PERSPECTIVE

Is every obstacle an opportunity to reflect Your light? (Photo by Karen at Ritter Park in Huntington, WV) While I currently work on a new blog series, I am sharing my Instagram photos and brief thoughts. My regular posts will begin again soon. You… Continue Reading “PERSPECTIVE”

SIMPLICITY

There is profound beauty in simplicity,there is deep joy in the ordinary,there is great love in kindness. The wildflowers were picked by my granddaughter for her mommy. (Photo taken by Karen)

REFLECTION

Let the light of my lovebe a reflection of Yours.I cannot be the blaze of your glory…but let me be a soft beacon that glows in the cool morning dawn. Photo by Karen in Hurricane, WV

SERENITY

I pass by this scene as I walk each day,but this morning I wanted to stop and stay… (Photo by Karen in Hurricane, WV)

JOURNEY

Each journey is completed one step at a time. Photo by Karen, Valley Park, Hurricane, WV (I recently discovered the joys of Instagram! While I currently work on a new blog series, I am sharing my Instagram photos and brief thoughts. My regular posts… Continue Reading “JOURNEY”

GLIMPSES

You are wondrous, God, so far beyond my comprehension. And yet you give me precious glimpses every morning. Photo taken by Karen in Hurricane, WV (I recently discovered the joys of Instagram! While I currently work on a new blog series, I will be… Continue Reading “GLIMPSES”

CONTRIBUTION

Thank you, autumn splendor, for giving yourself to the ongoing creation of the earth. (I recently discovered the joys of Instagram! While I currently work on a new blog series, I will be sharing my Instagram photos and brief thoughts. My regular posts will… Continue Reading “CONTRIBUTION”