This sprouting leaf reminds me of the blessed assurance that
“Love bears all things,
Believes all things,
Hopes all things,
Endures all things.
Love never ends”
—1 Corinthians 13
“God is love” – 1 John 4:7
after suffering or winter comes the spring
This is my first post on Flickr, a photo-sharing website. My friend, Christine, had told me about it when I bought my first digital camera in 2008. At first, I joined it so that I could look at my friend’s photos and share mine with her. Then I noticed when I added tags to my photo, other people found me. I hadn’t been social on the web until then. Until my children were older, I had not used my computer much since my previous life as an engineer. When I stopped working outside the home, the world wide web and internet were not widely used. When I resumed being on a computer, I kind of felt like Rip Van Winkle who had been asleep for a long time, and when he awoke found the world a much different place. So, slowly, I am trying to catch up with the world’s technological advances.
Continue reading God Star Light
I discovered this church/shrine a comforting place to be, a refuge, while I was in Santa Fe one summer. It kind of felt like being in Divine Mother’s womb, so safe and warm.The words of Our Lady of Guadalupe came to mind, as I was praying for my brother, Rene, who was at the time struggling with pancreatic cancer:
Continue reading Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine in Santa Fe