Living in a Battle Zone

Genesis 1:27 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 27 God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.   Constantly aware. Ever vigilant. Exits secured. Dodging bullets (nerf bullets, toy trucks, sippy cups, shoes, metal toy cars, anything that can be used to target a person or glassContinue reading “Living in a Battle Zone”

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He is Lost

Psalm 56:8 New Living Translation (NLT) 8 You keep track of all my sorrows. You have collected all my tears in your bottle. You have recorded each one in your book.   I’ve shed many tears in the past several months. We all have. And I cry out to Jesus a hundred times a dayContinue reading “He is Lost”

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I Often Wonder……

Isaiah 44:3 New Living Translation (NLT) 3 For I will pour out water to quench your thirst and to irrigate your parched fields. And I will pour out my Spirit on your descendants, and my blessing on your children. I often wonder if the answers will ever come. I often wonder what goes on inContinue reading “I Often Wonder……”

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Broken Pieces

I’m trying hard to comprehend the need for Tyson to break and destroy objects that he comes in contact with. Is it because it’s the natural course in the life of a toddler? The curiosity of how things are made and assembled? Or simply the pure joy of seeing toys, priceless mementos of a lifetimeContinue reading “Broken Pieces”

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Making Memories & Learning

Philippians 4:13 New Living Translation (NLT) 13 For I can do everything through Christ, who gives me strength.   Earlier today I realized as Tyson was dumping toy bins and playing, that in a week, he will be home all day long. And I started to panic, thinking about the messes and then someone remindedContinue reading “Making Memories & Learning”

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Four Years Already!

Romans 12:11-13 New International Version (NIV) 11 Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord. 12 Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. 13 Share with the Lord’s people who are in need. Practice hospitality. Three days ago, Tyson turned 4. It amazes me how time seemsContinue reading “Four Years Already!”

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“Go Away!”

Go Away is a phrase we hear all the time when Tyson doesn’t want to do something.  It’s easy for him to get his point across, instead of trying to put the words in an entire sentence.  My husband and I heard those words this morning, as we were working on getting his coat onContinue reading ““Go Away!””

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Mr. T. in our World

This is Tyson, Mr. T for short. He is one of our four grandchildren. Because he lives with us, I get to see the changes God is working in his life every single day and what a blessing it is! Mr. T was so much stronger than many infants his age, he went from scootingContinue reading “Mr. T. in our World”

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Subtle Differences

In the past few days, I have been pushed around, challenged to hold true to my faith and always remember that there is a reason for everything and God is in control.  I haven’t been pushed around by bullies but by this mysterious disorder known to many as Autism Spectrum Disorder and Sensory Processing Disorder.Continue reading “Subtle Differences”

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