a psalm of hope

from the newly released book Growing Grace: A Book of Psalms Celebrating Creation Our Healer, our Hope, We greet you in the morning with fresh faces turned toward the sun. You warm our skin and our hearts with your light. You envelop us in your tender love. A new day is dawning and we are strengthened … Continue reading a psalm of hope

bathing in autumn light

The weather here in Western North Carolina has finally felt like autumn this weekend.  I've been spoiled by work trips to Illinois and Maine earlier this season and have been waiting somewhat impatiently for it to cool off here in my hometown.  (Whoever said climate change doesn't exist never went trick or treating in WNC … Continue reading bathing in autumn light


Some days when the scars in my soul remind me they are there, I go out into creation and just be with my God.  I am reminded that there is beauty in each and every living thing, even myself. May is Mental Health Awareness Month.  This month, my blog posts will be focusing on ecotherapy–the … Continue reading healing