But Will It Work For Me? – Heartnotes

Marvelous stories of healing abound.  They are inspiring and uplifting.  They give us hope–most of the time.  But face it, sometimes these stories discourage us.  We may say to ourselves–yes, healing happened for that person–but that person is extraordinary.  What about me?  I’m just an ordinary person.  Is it possible…

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Making Connections – Heartnotes

Making Connections Don’t you love it when you’re feeling down and your phone rings.  On the other end is a friend who says, “I was just thinking about you and decided to call.”  That relieving boost in energy and mood comes because you feel connected again.  You’re literally back in…

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Turn on the Light – Heartnotes

Turn on the Light “You show me the path of life.  In your presence there is fullness of joy; in your right hand are pleasures forevermore.” Psalm 16:11 I have been known to bump into the furniture while making my way through the house after turning out the lights.  Why am…

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Giving It the Light Touch – Heartnotes

Giving It the Light Touch On my way driving today I heard the local NPR program “ATXplained”– factual lighthearted answers to listeners’ questions about all things quirky in Austin.  The topic was the long-standing Bee Cave or Bee Caves controversy.  The basic upshot is that there is no authoritative resolution–even…

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