Shoes

When I was learning to walk, my Mother put a pair of high top shoes on my feet.  They gave my ankles and feet support and perhaps a feeling of a little extra confidence. It wasn’t long before I started walking and then running. Since that time,  I have had many types of shoes: heels, flats, house shoes, flip flops and boots in different colors and styles. They have covered my feet well and kept them dry and warm from …

Welcome to my Blog!

Sandra Hardage Author

This blog is where you will see small bits and pieces of my own  journey of faith.  Here is where I will tell my story – small portions at a time.  I call it Step by Step because as each day passes, I learn new things.  I am tested in new ways as my  faith  is growing.  I see  God’s glory  in his creation as He opens my eyes to see the world around me.  Come join me on my …

To Choose or not to Choose…

Posted by myjourneyoffaithmagazine on August 6, 2012 “He said it would be hard, but he didn’t know how hard it really would be.” These words came from the mouth of my Mother a few years after Daddy passed away. They had been married more than 50 years and now Mother was learning to live without him.  She would have to start a new life apart from her beloved.  They had discussed the possibilities of which one would go first, Daddy …

Drought Conditions

   In response to a woman of Samaria:  “Jesus answered and said to her, “Everyone who drinks of this water will thirst again; but whoever drinks of the water that I will give him shall never thirst; but the water that I will give him will become in him a well of water springing up to eternal life.” John 4:13-14 Our land is in drought condition and the earth is crying for water. We have had the hottest June and July …

Vineyards

On a trip to Europe, we visited many sights along the Danube River.  Among these was the quaint little town of Durnstein, Austria surrounded by vineyards and apricot trees.As we stepped into the world of yesteryear, we experienced the delightful sight of lush green vineyards with beautiful growing grapes.  We were taught how the vines were carefully nurtured and lovingly cared for by generations of families.  Generation after generation had learned the art of caring for these precious vines and …