Christmas, Encouragement, Faith, Following Jesus

Waiting for the Arrival …

It's December 3rd and the season of waiting has begun. I'm not waiting for Christmas to arrive or Santa in his sleigh with 8 reindeer and a red nose leading the way.  I'm not waiting for presents under the tree ...3 French hens, 2 turtle doves or even a partridge in a pear tree. Truth… Continue reading Waiting for the Arrival …

Easter, Encouragement, Faith, Following Jesus, God's Love, Jesus, Lent

Dying Breath { A Journey Through the Season of Lent }

I semi-slept in the recliner near my mom's bed--not knowing it would be her last night on planet earth.   When my children were little, I often teased that a mama sleeps with one eye open eye on the baby and one eye on sleep. Life had made a U-turn.  It was time for… Continue reading Dying Breath { A Journey Through the Season of Lent }

Encouragement, Family, Following Jesus, Life, Moving

Before and After

Much has happened in our lives in the past 6 months -- make that 3 years -- but who's counting, right !!!  I thought some of you might like to see some of those famous "before and after" pictures of what's been going on at our little cottage.  This has been in the making for… Continue reading Before and After