in the Potter's Hand

searching for evidence of the Creator's hand

Yes, yes, yes, yes…Why is it so hard to say no?

Teach us to live wisely and well!Psalm 90:12 There are so many good offerings, so many freebies, so many requests for help, so many things I want to do, and should do, so many good books to read etc. I... Continue Reading →

Birthday wishes…

Birthdays come every year, some are anticipated with great joy, while others are dreaded. How is it that numbers can do this to us? Why do certain numbers seem to mark the end or the beginning of certain opportunities in... Continue Reading →

Thoughts from another Luke…

I was trying to come up with a clever title to introduce you to Luke Finley, but I'm out of steam today. Let me know if you come up with any. Anyway, I happened upon him via Instagram and saw... Continue Reading →

What Lights Your Path?

It seems like everywhere I look darkness is creeping in. Overwhelmed by bad newsBuried under a never-ending to-do list Tension rising amongst family membersFear of whats comingDespair over not being enough The list could go on...frustrations, disappointment, worries, wounds, fatigue,... Continue Reading →

Inspiration is Everywhere!

I have noticed that no matter how hard I try to stay focused, I can't help but find a new art course to take or helpful book to read. When I was young I told myself I would read every... Continue Reading →


This month’s challenge for Milan Art Institute’s Art Club was “Baby Steps.” The challenge was to paint a baby animal in a cute, yet sophisticated way, and put into use all of the tutorial videos they posted this month. These... Continue Reading →

Breaking Free

Just as I am about to hit "publish," I am suddenly realizing the irony of the timing of this blog, just in time for Easter weekend. The greatest story of Breaking Free in all of history! Jesus broke free from... Continue Reading →

Better Than a Dozen Roses

I am so excited to present to you this guest blog by Dr. Michelle Watson! Dr. Michelle Watson Canfield, PhD, LPC Better Than a Dozen Roses: 12 Ways For a Dad to Let Your Daughter Know She’s Your Valentine With... Continue Reading →


In my July 30, 2020 blog, Hope for Hard, Hurting Hearts, I promised to update you when I finished reading and sketching images for the book of John. At that time I was slowly reading through it with a few... Continue Reading →

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