Virginia’s Meditations on Bravery

Watch, stand fast in the faith, be brave, be strong (1 Corinthians 16:13). A light hail storm began as our family drove through the mountains of Colorado. Our eldest daughter, Rick and I put our hands out the window trying Continue reading


I awoke at 4:00 AM–again. Unwanted dread filled my thoughts: “Is this going to be another day of pain? Sleep is an escape from it; maybe I can go back to sleep?” But no, there was no escape; not in Continue reading

Virginia’s Meditations About Love and Sacrifice

Beloved, let us love one another, for love is of God; and everyone who loves is born of God and knows God.  He who does not love does not know God, for God is love.  In this the love of Continue reading

Virginia’s Meditations About Anxiety and Fear in Today’s World

Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus (Philippians Continue reading


Not that I have already attained, or am already perfected; but I press on, that I may lay hold of that for which Christ Jesus has also laid hold of me. Brethren, I do not count myself to have apprehended; Continue reading