>> Monday, December 20, 2010
I rarely remember dreaming. Maybe every six months I can actually tell about one the next morning. So when I have a vivid dream … it is special … and in color.
I have an iPhone and keep in contact with my daughters mostly by text. For those of you who don’t have the kind of phone that texts, a box comes up on the screen with the words being sent inside. Above the box is the time of the text.
My daughter, Lorri, was trying to get to
. Her first flight was canceled … due to weather in Germany Europe. She left Portland early Saturday morning our time and was to arrive in Sunday morning their time … being routed through several cities. There is nine hours difference between here and Germany . That is important information. Germany
Early Sunday morning, I had a vivid dream … receiving a text. I saw the phone screen clearly. The words said, “Lorri has arrived in
.” But I didn’t wake up. I had another vivid dream. Another text. “Lorri has arrived in Germany.” The first text was still on the screen. It was sent at 12:40 am my time. The second one sent at 2:12 am. This time I woke up. Germany
Lorri was there. I had peace … and went back to sleep.
At 4:30 am I received a text … a real one … on my real phone. It said, “Made it to
I gave up on sleeping and got up. Lorri and I had agreed to communicate by Facebook (since she needed to turn her phone off). So I sent her a message and asked what time she landed.
Who knew God could text?