1-1-17 Happy New Year! Many people start off a new year thinking about resolutions and goals. I do that too. It’s important to know where you want to go and how you want to get there. But right now, let’s think for a few minutes about what we want to leave behind in 2016.
Category Archives: hope
Nature Proclaims His Glory
10-30-16 This past week I was blessed to go on vacation with my family. It was the first time I had been to Hilton Head Island, and it was wonderful. Even though there was still obvious devastation from Hurricane Matthew, the area is absolutely beautiful. Being at the beach it is so easy to feelContinue reading “Nature Proclaims His Glory”
We Still Remember
9-11-16 It was 15 years ago. One of the darkest days in the history of our country. Every year I think back to that day. Where I was, what I was doing. The person I was before. I know many others do too, and Lord willing, we always will.
5-3-15 There’s an illustration from Rubel Shelly’s Happiness Is… that I want to share with you. Let me tell you a story about two frogs. Their names were Optimist and Pessimist. They somehow managed to get stuck in a farmer’s pail of milk and left overnight. At first they both swam, but Pessimist decided thereContinue reading “Making Butter”
How I Bought Patience
8-9-14 I got a big dose of patience this year in the form of four walls and a home loan. Ok, so you can’t “buy” patience, but when my husband and I bought a house a whole host of trials came in an unwritten postscript beneath the many dotted lines we signed. Between rules andContinue reading “How I Bought Patience”