I know I said I'd be back from my blogging break around the first of February - but it feels as though God literally came down and took complete control of my January! And how could I say no? So I will try to post perhaps smaller articles, but it is going to be sporadic for the next month or so. God has been working in my heart and the hearts of those around me in ways I had never … [Read more...] about Do You Desire God? by Paul Washer
You want to know what I love most about Christmas? This Baby. Without this Baby, my soul would be damned to eternal hell. Without this Savior, I would never get to see the Father. Without the Risen Lord, I would be forever lost. But there are no "withouts". The Baby came, the Savior died, and the Lord is risen. I've recently had to think about why I do the things … [Read more...] about This Baby. This Love. This Christmas.
I wonder how many times Eve stood outside the entrance of the Garden of Eden . . . and wished she had done things differently. If she did, she would not be alone. I have been there with her - although not at Eden! There is a subject that has been on my heart for quite a while now and it seems God won't let it settle into dust. Perhaps someone can learn from the mistakes I've made … [Read more...] about Could Eve’s Mistake Be Mine?
My friends teach me many things. How I love these friends whose influences shape me to be more like Christ! But I'm getting ahead of myself. This post was actually going to be a quick one because I need to bake two cheesecakes and get a check in the mail. Not to mention cleaning the house and even the basement - if I get really bored. Problem is, I can't seem to find time to get … [Read more...] about Too Busy
Here we go for round two! If you didn't get to see the first half of these pictures, you can view them by clicking here. We moms find that our kids eat an exorbitant amount of pop and candy on this day. But it is only one day of the year and they look forward to it all year long! We like to give our kiddos some money that they can spend on treats or … [Read more...] about Annual Mennonite Craft & Bake Sale 2016 – Part 2
The Saturday before Thanksgiving always brings a huge amount of activity here at our church. We have a private church school with approximately 75 students from year to year. To help provide books and supplies for the school, we always have a craft and bake sale that is open to the community. Three years ago, we posted pictures from it. I don't want to repeat myself too much, so if … [Read more...] about Annual Mennonite Craft & Bake Sale 2016