Author Archives: Ruth

About Ruth

I'm a follower of Jesus, mother, grandma, educator, and coffee lover...in that order.

Happy Father’s Day, Dad

I was always closest to my father.  We thought alike. We accepted the world openly, looking at the heart and life circumstances instead of the outward appearance.  We tended to problem solve in a similar fashion. As I learned about … Continue reading

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A Promise For The Future

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When Life Is A Pain In The Back

Since the start of the month, I have been struggling with back pain.  I foolishly moved a table in my classroom several inches.  This brought on wrenching back pain which over the counter medication brought little to no relief.  I could … Continue reading

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Leaving Egypt

I’m leaving Egypt.   Not literally, but figuratively.  I thought my residence was the Promised Land, but I crossed over the border into Egypt without my knowledge. I am in the middle of a divorce from someone who I thought loved … Continue reading

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No Peeking

Have you ever been in the middle of an exciting novel when the suspense overtook you and you found yourself flipping to the back of the book to find out how the story ends?  I have, a time, or two, … Continue reading

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