Category Archives: Wonder Moments

At the Scent of Wonder

It was ten o’clock on a recent September morning, sunny and warming, the air scented with the last of white puffed hydrangeas and red roses spilling down the hillside to my right.  The aroma of fresh-turned earth rose from the … Continue reading

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The house across the street…

Birdsong wings its piquant patterns, as if in tune to the way light is dappling and softening the  lawns as I step from my car this morn.  The perfect stillness, the refreshing…the memories I love here… all is enlivening to … Continue reading

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A Friendly Game (And An Unexpected Lesson)

Humming obliviously, happily, two year-old Micah busied himself around the circular play base on the church lawn. Now he was even dipping his rosy cheeks, nose down, inside the hole at it’s top – curious to spy inside.  Investigating.  Learning.  … Continue reading

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Patches of Godlight

We — or at least I — shall not be able to adore God on the highest occasions if we have learned no habit of doing so on the lowest.  At best, our faith and reason will tell us that … Continue reading

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A Blessing Spot

Do you ever find the Presence of the Lord, a flooding of praise and thankfulness, flowing over you each time you come upon a  simple grace or beauty around you? The sudden burst of spring is one of those moments … Continue reading

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Pink Blossom May Days

All women are mothers.  Because all women bring life to the world in some way.  ~ Holley Gerth Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face. ~ George Eliot HAPPY MOTHER’S  DAY!! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ © Pam Depoyan “Upon entering, … Continue reading

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On ribbons and ribbons of blue and white, it comes…

One blustery, early day of April dawned in a swirl of wintry white as if to say – Ha!  Still…an unusual feeling stirred, lilted inside me…like laughter spilling back. Maybe it was the daffodils and buttercup freesia abloom in fresh … Continue reading

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