In what has become a tradition, Leah and I spent the day preparing for our family’s Thanksgiving celebration. As usual, we first prepared out hearts by reading our weekly passage, Luke 1:1-25. There is SO much to hear within the words contained in those verses. Click here to read the rest at my Bare Faith blog.
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I remember when I thought Jungle Gardenia perfume was the most wonderful scent ever made…it was springtime and summer in a bottle splashed out onto my wintered white skin declaring that everyday, no matter what the sky told me, was a fair day. I loved gardenias so much that I carried them in my hands in a big […]
It has been such a treat to spend time getting ready for Thanksgiving with Leah today. That sweet girl took the day off just to spend time helping me. We have had a delightful day together preparing not only our home and food for tomorrow’s feast but also our hearts, as we read Psalm 25 […]
The gardenias out back by the shed are blooming and, when I’ve remembered to get outside without hurry on my way from one place to another, I have enjoyed their beauty and, especially, their fragrance. Sometimes I sever the flower from it’s mother branch, –from all it’s known all its life– and take it inside […]
Two days ago I had the privilege of attending a Memorial Day service honoring United States Navy Lieutenant Matthew Ira Lowe You can read his story here. The news clip is here. Below are a few of the images I snapped capturing my take on the day: This is Matt’s mom, Pam. She was asked to release […]
Today John and I were honored to be a part of sharing in celebration with friends who…after long faith tested years…have adopted the little bundle of joy who came into their lives 5 years ago…Nevaeh. If you look really closely, you may realize that her name is Heaven spelled backwards! She is full of personality, […]