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Monthly Archives: August 2014

Quiet Time Musings for 8/19/14: FUNGIBLE FAITH IS, AH, FUN!

Oh, man – waking up with a song running through your head is, well, interesting. A lot depends on the song and what are the lyrics.  So as not to keep you in suspenders, here’s what woke me up this morning . . . “Mighty To Save” Everyone needs compassion / A love that’s never failing … Continue reading »

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Quiet Time Musings for 8/17/14: LADY WISDOM IS A MORNING PERSON

I knew it.  Lady Wisdom? She’s a morning person. Proverbs 8:34-35 says it . . .  “Blessed the man, blessed the woman, who listens to me; awake and ready for me each morning, alert and responsive as I start my day’s work.  When you find me, you find life, real life, to say nothing of … Continue reading »

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Quiet Time Musings for 8/15/14: VERBIN’ ON DOWN THE HIGHWAY

Verbs being action words, they don’t seem to play well with ‘quiet’. Look again. “Dear friend, listen well to my words . . .”  That’s how this morning’s passage from Proverbs 4 starts out as read from The Message.  Then comes this squad of ‘do’ words. “Tune . . .   keep . . .   Concentrate … Continue reading »

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Quiet Time Musings for 8/13/14: SPITTIN’ OUT THE MIDDLE

Mornin’, 2nd Cup friend.  I’m glad you’re out there even if your response did show up in the spam queue from yesterday’s mail.  It’s a God thing that I even glanced through this morning’s list; there are usually hundreds. First, thank you for responding.  Most read, consider, and go on about their day’s work.  Everybody’s … Continue reading »

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#7: INVEST YOUR HEART

Love. What does that mean to you?  When someone uses the word, ‘love’ what pops into your mind? “Okay, wait a minute.  You’ve been keeping me in suspenders since June, wondering where #7 is.  Right?  This IS the next in the series, “28 Ways To Absolutely NAIL ‘Tremendous’ “, right?  You didn’t fall off a … Continue reading »

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From Simple Truths: NEVER STOP DREAMING

Hey, 2nd Cup friends:  I’ve never received anything from Simple Truths that failed to resonate with part of me, even if I didn’t particularly want it.  This is no exception. Take a couple of minutes to view Kathy Davis’s video.  Absorb it. Then feel free to share it forward with someone else.   MY 7 … Continue reading »

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Quiet Time Musings for 8/9/14: “THE LONGER THEY LIVE, THE BRIGHTER THEY SHINE.”

Would you like that to be said of you?  Me, too – for both of us. Before I forget?  Remember this:  ‘The peanut is ageless.”  Got it?  Peanut.  Ageless. “Hey–goo-ood mornin’!”  Scowl that would curdle milk. Understand:  if you’re not a morning person, nobody expects ‘perky’ from you much before 1o AM.  But civil?  Decent?   … Continue reading »

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Quiet Time Musings for 8/8/14: ME, LISTEN? PFFFT; TOO EASY

  forage  noun – a wide search over an area in order to obtain something, especially food or provisions. Solomon was a little kid before he was “The Wisest King Who Ever Lived”.  He had to be trained.  Yes, you in the pink-and-green plaid Bermudas – including potty training.  The biggest mistake you can make is … Continue reading »

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Quiet Time Musings for 8/6/14: C’MON, TRY IT–SMILE

“G R A V I T Y—”  Fans of funk, remember hearing that gravelly voice sing it? “Jee – Arr – Ay -Vih – Aah – Tee – Waah!”  James Brown.  Released September 15, 1986. And if you believe then you can fly  If a man can read, then he can reply If every man … Continue reading »

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Quiet Time Musings for 8/4/14: LISTENING . . .

What a fantastic morning!  This is today!  Yeah!  THIS one! It’s TODAY! “This where I throw the pillow at you?  Seriously, dude.  Shut to the UP, will ya?  We’re not all ‘morning people’ . . .” Oh, I’m sorry to hear that.  And you’re making me laugh, the way you scrinched up your nose and … Continue reading »

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