Francine In Retirement
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Posts Tagged ‘inspiration

WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: ENVELOPED

May 15, 2015

BY WATER   “In one drop of water are found all the secrets of all the oceans; in one aspect of  You are found all the aspects of existence.” ― Kahlil Gibran BY FIRE       The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled. Plutarch The most […]

WORDLESS WEDNESDAY – LIFE GOES ON

May 6, 2015

“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” ― Robert Frost Psalm 37:25  I have been young, and now am old, yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken or his children begging for bread.   BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

POEM IN YOUR POCKET DAY – APRIL 30TH

April 30, 2015

A fellow blogger in her blog post, reminds us that “Poem In Your Pocket” is on April 30, 2015.  She invites us to share a poem with those we know.  Visit her blog for more information. Click here. I took this photo at the finish line of the Pittsburgh Marathon a few years ago. I’m sure this runner […]

FIVE PHOTOS, FIVE STORIES: DAY TWO

April 28, 2015

LIKE THE DEW IN THE MORNING Years ago I was part of a worship team that sang praise songs to prepare the congregation for the Word of God.  “Like The Dew” was a personal favorite.  It was a very simple song that was sung very softly over and over. “Like The Dew” Like the dew […]

FIVE PHOTOS, FIVE STORIES – DAY ONE

April 27, 2015

I was asked by Boeta to participate in the five photos, five stories photo challenge.  Thank you for the invitation.  Here is my first entry. BRIDGING HEAVEN AND EARTH But with God all things are possible.  Matthew 19:26   Walking on the moon was once considered to be impossible, yet Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldin did […]

SILENT SUNDAY

April 26, 2015

BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

NEW DAWN, NEW DAY, FEELING GOOD!

January 13, 2015

I took this photo in July of 2014.  Then it  filled me with appreciation, wonder and gratitude.  Today, it reminds me of the scripture and song below. “Remember not the former things, nor consider the things of old. Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I […]

COME TO ME….

February 16, 2014

Matthew 11:28-30 “Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. “Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and YOU WILL FIND REST FOR YOUR SOULS.  For My yoke is easy and My burden is light.” (Photo taken from the internet) POSTED IN OBSERVANCE OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH […]

TAGGED “F” – FIREMEN

February 11, 2014

What is a fireman? He is the guy next door – a man’s man with the memory of a little boy. He has never gotten over the excitement of engines and sirens and danger. He is a guy like you and me with wants and worries and unfulfilled dreams. Yet he stands taller than most […]

MORE THAN WHITE SNOW

February 10, 2014

We have seen so much snow this winter, although beautiful, I am ready to see something else. While going through my photos I found these. WHITE FLOWERS Just as I wonder / whether it’s going to die, / the orchid blossoms // and I can’t explain why it / moves my heart… The Orchid Flower […]