“In Him was life, and the life was the light of men.” (John 1:4 ESV)

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Over my Shoulder

by Macy Johnson

“You will keep in perfect peace him whose mind is steadfast,

because he trusts in you.”

(Isaiah 26:3 NIV)


My heavenly Father reveals Himself to me in the rising, morning sun. It peeks over my shoulder, watching me as I write love letters to God.

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Dressed for Success

by Macy Johnson

“Consider how the lilies grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these.”

(Luke 12:27 NIV)


My closet is not large enough to hold all of my clothes, so some miraculously migrate (with my help) from the attic into my tiny closet, and vice versa, every spring and autumn. My husband installed a long metal pipe on the rafters of our attic’s ceiling on which I hang my out-of-season clothes.

Wednesday, June 10, 2020


by Macy Johnson

“You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother’s eye.”

(Matthew 7:5 NIV)


Little black specks drift in and out of my peripheral vision. My floaters sometimes startle me like spiders creeping up out of the corner of my eye.


Wednesday, June 3, 2020


by Macy Johnson

“With God all things are possible.”

(Matthew 19:26 NIV)


One sad Thursday morning during the COVID-19 pandemic, I awoke to a text from my son. His beautiful yellow lab had passed away in his sleep.