Last week, I went on a mission to cover two cushions for my rocking chair. This chair is special; it has been with me since 1990 when my daughter Amanda was born. I rocked her, and her siblings, for many nights in that chair. Back then, I didn't have cushions specially made for the chair,… Continue reading The Chair: A Love Story
One of the hardest things to do when you're told what to do, is to do it.
I was trying hard to see Jesus but I was just too short to see above the tree line.
My husband is a preacher and he’s never afraid to address tough issues. One of my favorite quotes of his is, “No matter how bad you have it, there’s always someone who is worse off than you are.”
“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” George Eliot
This morning I woke to the sound of wind and rain. Immediately my mind went to our church site and I thought, “The tent…”
I suppose there's a first time for everything. The first time a baby sleeps through the night. The first time a child goes to school. The first time your now adult child goes to college. Then, for some of us, there's a first time to be apart for special days and holidays. This year is… Continue reading Just Be Thankful