Category: From My Playlist

Daily Strength

A thud and scream woke Jayne from her slumber. Tommy. She bolted upright and rushed to her son’s room, holding her breath as she swung the door open. She snapped the light on. Her five-year-old sat on the floor clutching his stomach and whimpering. Jayne knelt in front of him. “What’s wrong, honey?” “Mommy, my…

Cross vs the Manger

This post has been on my mind, so I thought I would share it again. Happy Easter! Easter is more important than Christmas. A friend made a similar statement to me this week and it got me thinking . . . Is it? I can hear your rebuttal because I went through the same debate.…

Drop To Your Knees

She glanced over her shoulder, but only darkness greeted her. The heaviness in the night air prickled the hairs at the back of her neck and she ran faster. Who was chasing her? She stumbled on the loose rocks and fell forward, reaching her hands out to brace for impact. She thudded to the ground.…

Looking Behind

Luke thrashed about trying to wake from his dream stupor. His chest was heavy like a loaded barbell thrust upon him, making it almost impossible to breathe. What is that noise? Luke bolted upright in his bed. Smoke filled his lungs and he gasped for air. Flames danced before his clouded eyes. The fire alarm…