Category Archives: Horses and God

Strong Women

Today amid the madness, I spared a thought for what it means to be a woman of God. I thought about Proverbs 31, as you do. Strength and dignity. Sense and faith. A strange mixture of submission and power, rolled … Continue reading

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Dance

Emma and SprinklerBandit recently wrote about the why’s of riding – how the horse you have is linked to the very reason you ride in the first place. Never one to miss out on the chance to be sappy, I’m jumping right on the … Continue reading

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Lay It Down

God is at work in me. The first time I remember being afraid on a horse was the first time I rode a horse. For those keeping track, that was sixteen years ago. Almost my life, practically speaking. I was … Continue reading

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Perspective

It’s truly amazing what a long hack, with a prayerful attitude and John 15 in the back of your head, at sunrise, can do for the soul. Arwen and I headed out at about 6:30 this morning, before the sun … Continue reading

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Joy

I have SANESA last weekend to recap, but right now I just want to share some snippets of Morning Star Stables life that are just so beautiful. There is something incredible about seeing the Holy Spirit at work. His fruits … Continue reading

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Still Alive, Part 2

Last week was our first Boot Camp. As the title suggests, this was no standard pony camp and was basically designed to inflict torture and misery upon the teenage soul. Jokes aside, it was pretty tough. The girls were pooped … Continue reading

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The Horse’s Default

Recently, I’ve started writing monthly reports for my full training clients. Many of them don’t get to see their horses work much, so to keep in touch with their training, they’d text me for updates and I found myself texting … Continue reading

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