Examine Yourself Part One

Examine Yourself

“Examine yourselves, to see whether you are in the faith. Test yourselves. Or do you not realize this about yourselves, that Jesus Christ is in you?—unless indeed you fail to meet the test!”  2 Cor 13:5 Each new year most of us take a look in the mirror or the numbers on the scale and […]

Merry Christmas from Our Family to Yours


Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays?

Billy Graham Library @ Christmas

“He went down with them and stood on a level place.” (Luke 6:17) Jesus, Emanuel (God with us), walked the dusty roads and climbed the hills of Judea and tended to the hurting and the broken, to the sick and the lame.  Not from on high did he minister as an overlord, but rather eye […]

Be Merciful This Holiday Season

Be Merciful

“But to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you.  If someone slaps you on one cheek, turn to them the other also. If someone takes your coat, do not withhold your shirt from them. Give […]

Christmas and New Years Outfits

red dress and jacket

I love this time of year. Christmas brings with it love for all who embrace its true meaning, hope for a better tomorrow, and the promise of a bright new year. There are so many things wrong with our world  today; so much to be afraid of. But we can be the light – together […]

Christmas Reflections

Christmas Refelctions

Galations 4:4  “But when the fullness of the time was come, God Sent forth His Son…” My husband and I enjoy visiting historical places such as Williamsburg and Sturbridge Village.  These prototypes provide an opportunity to go back to the time of our ancestors  so that we can try to capture a sense of life […]

Holiday Cooking

Prime Rib Holiday Cooking

Can’t figure out what to cook for dinner tonight? Need a little inspiration for your next baking project? Are you trying to keep your family healthy during the holiday sugar rush? I found some delicious options for all the above on Pinterest this week and I wanted to share them with you. I hope they […]