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Praying for Paris: Victory will be Yours

Photo by Gale E

Photo by Gale E

“No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.” Romans 8:37-39 (NIV)

I visited Paris in May of this year. It was an amazing trip, filled with history and beautiful architectural structures sitting in the midst of stunning nature. Continue reading


Of People & Places (& how to successfully fuel a muse – for the WordPress Photo Challenge)

Some of my more fascinating photos involve people, taken in their natural environment.  I always wonder about the details of their personal stories, things like: where are they going as they walk, how long have they lived in a particular place, or do they have a family? Continue reading


WordPress Photo Challenge: On the way

This week’s WordPress Photo challenge: “For this week’s photo challenge, stop and photograph the metaphorical roses (or the literal tulips). Share a shot of something you saw, did, or experienced on the way: a photo not of your destination, but of an interesting thing along the way. Show us something stunning others might have missed, or find some unexpected beauty in a mundane moment. Maybe we can all start looking at the in-betweens a bit differently!” Continue reading