Special education her passion; Heaven her destination, God is Good!

With a new school term upon us, my daughter and I made a dash to our local shopping centre to ensure shoes would fit properly for the coming days. As we ducked through the department store, a jumper (sweater) caught my eye. In a flash, I felt to buy it. On checking size and colour,…

Sweetness and destiny at Splash Mountain

I was dripping as I stood in line waiting to purchase our Splash Mountain family action photo ...  I had been nominated front seat person in the wet but fun ride at Disneyland ...  and I looked like a drowned rat! As I waited for the photo I "heard" the word "sweetness" and I knew it…

Destinies, dancing, and release … Part 2

Continued from previous post at: Destinies, dancing and release ... Part one We headed down the street chatting about the encounter at breakfast and talking about what our day would look like. We quickly found our "shopping list items" and felt we had completed a successful shop ... nothing like "bagging" your “items” quickly, without fuss…

Destinies, dancing, and release … Part one

Each year at about this time my husband and I have a two night stay in town. The purpose of this is two fold: 1. we get to dream and talk to each other about what the year ahead will look like for the family and 2. we buy him clothing items on sale in…

God’s 7 fold payback…sloshing His love

It was Sunday night and our kids were having a sleep over ar my sister's house ... an exceptionally rare treat since my  sister lives in the States ... We decided to head up to Gordon Biersch, where my sister's wedding rehearsal dinner had been held the Friday night before. That night, my mum had collapsed…

Riding the California Screamin’ and releasing destinies…God is Good!

I had accompanied my daughter on her third "California Screaming" ride ... a roller coaster ride at California Adventure Park.  She wanted to get just the right photo as proof for her friends of her daring adventures in the States. The photo was just right and as we went ahead to purchase the shot I…

Sweetness and Destiny in Disneyland

I was dripping wet, purchasing the photo of our family going down Splash Mountain, having been nominated the front person for the ride.  As I waited for the photo I "heard" the word "sweetness" and I knew it was for the girl serving me at the counter. In my dripping and bedraggled state I explained that I was…

Fragrance, colour and freedom…God is Good!

On my husband’s birthday my son and I decided to pop into his work and have a coffee with him. We found a table at a local coffee shop.  It was a café that we had been to many times before, and I had always felt comfortable there, but this time, as I sat down…

DJs, PJs and tears … God is Good!

I was returning some PJs last Wednesday, and collecting a surf board as a surprise birthday gift for my husband … Kevin Dedmon from Bethel Church, Redding California had been to our church a couple of weeks earlier and there had been an impartation through the laying on of hands on the Sunday night … ever…

Stopping for the Irish…Stopping for the one…God is Good!

Just after New Year’s my husband and I were in town taking advantage of the sales.  We had finished up in a store and were paying for our purchases and as we did I turned and spoke to a family fresh from the shores of Ireland. The mother had spoken to me earlier, as I…