With a lifetime of loving and studying music, I take joy in entertaining, writing music, collaborating with other artists, and singing various genres of music. These pleasures are incredibly fulfilling. Meeting other musicians is always a joy. Teaching music, especially voice, was a great source of joy as students grasped the techniques and the thrill … Continue reading Living Your Purpose
When telling a story to small children you need to be animated. Telling the story of the Three Little Pigs to a kindergarten class, for example, must not be told with an emotionless face. The children would climb the furniture, bored out of their minds. You must keep their attention. They should, in response to … Continue reading Sing the Story
He is Risen!Kaci Rigney Though sins are many Or sins are few They separate us from The one who makes hearts new But on the cross The Perfect Lamb A sacrifice of The worthy Great I AM To make Him sin On our behalf To pay the price and Bear for us God’s great wrath … Continue reading He Is Risen!
God's Mercy, My RansomKaci Rigney 4/2/2021 The crown of thornsOn His browPierced Him deepA mocking bowPierced deeper still His blood spillingTo the groundHis hands, his feetBy cruel nails boundHis Father's will Wails of sorrowGuilt and shameBy God's mercyRedemption cameAnd sweeter still His grace releasedSins atonedMy ransom paidThru Christ aloneOn Calvary's hill
Shutterfly photo books are a personal favorite. We must have at least a dozen 8 x 8 books of trips, gardens, and family memories. Recently, I finished this coffee table project, Pictures and Poems which includes forty original inspirational poems and twice as many photos. Limited autographed personalized copies available for $35.00, including shipping. Check … Continue reading Poems & Pictures
My Christ-centered life has me pondering in the light of these days and writing blogs about how we ought to live as Christ would have us live—showing love in a world where political correctness, offense, and hatred seem to rule the roost. You may hope the government will improve this situation, but there is a … Continue reading In Him We Live
1 Corinthians tells us, "Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always … Continue reading More on Love
I love pizza. I love my husband, children, and grandchildren. I love singing. I love God.I say these with certainty, but, obviously, there's a big difference between loving pizza and loving God.What does the Bible say about love?Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and … Continue reading What is Love?
A couple of weeks ago, I blogged in Living My Advice that I had a biopsy and was awaiting the results. I am happy to report the biopsy on the lump in my throat is benign. Whew! Relief. Now, for the other tests, I have yet to take. Hopefully, I will be able to get … Continue reading Capture Your Thoughts
Yay! It's Thanksgiving day! Thankful for God's provision and faithfulness. Grateful that He will never leave or forsake me.He is so good! No matter what is happening all around me. I am assured that He loves me and cares for me. He has ransomed my soul from the pit of hell, and I am grateful. … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!