Author Archives: Talea

Praise God…

The day is busy – it’s Friday. And Friday’s are always busy days. Just as the sun sets, my mind is turned toward my Creator. I close my eyes as I listen, praises to God from whom all blessings flow. … Continue reading

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Glad Tidings On Dark Nights

Two disciples walk the dusty, rocky path from Jerusalem to Emmaus. Their hearts are heavy. There are many things they don’t understand, and with each step they feel more and more disheartened. Not far into their journey a stranger joins … Continue reading

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Family

Seasons come and seasons go, change is all around. Outside the leaves turn to gold and the night air is crisper, and inside another season passes too.  Family as we’ve known it for so many years now takes on a … Continue reading

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Life-Diffusers

Life is such a beautiful gift. And every time I fight for it on someone else’s behalf I realize again and again how fragile it is. To watch someone breathe their last and feel their pulse fade into nothingness, despite … Continue reading

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Fire!

I sit in the back of the ambulance spiking IV bags, waiting for the helicopter to bring our patient from the fire zone. My phone rings and I promise to call the clinic with my first set of vitals. I … Continue reading

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A bouquet for you!

Happy Tuesday, friends! I’d love to be able to hand you a bouquet of spring flowers and wish you a beautiful day. But since I can’t, I’ll share a little bouquet of verses from God’s word instead. This week I’ve … Continue reading

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Shadow of the Almighty

Security – it’s something we all crave. Whether we’re at the grocery store, out for a walk or simply cleaning the house, we want to know we’re safe. But even more than just a feeling of safety we long to … Continue reading

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Hope

The word rings with expectation. It speaks of faith in something better, Someone bigger. It seems that joy in the present moment, peace, love for humanity, and even a greater understanding of all we can be, are all things encapsulated … Continue reading

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Fear Not…

I love this season! Celebrating the gift of Love coming to our world makes me wonder, Is my heart ready to receive Him? I think about the responses of those who were alive on the night of the Christmas story … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

I walk out into the November sunshine, stray leaves crumpling with each step. My heart rejoices as I ponder the last year… every moment and experience it has held. There’s been something different about this year. Yet something about it … Continue reading

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