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A Pinky Promise Friend

“Do you pinky swear?”  And with the locking of their two littlest fingers, two young friends make a solemn vow.  A promise – to hold a secret close.  A promise of trust.  This pledge between friends apparently has been around since the turn of the century and is popular in countries and cultures around the… Read More A Pinky Promise Friend

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No Need for a Fleece

I recently read these lines in a devotion:  “Some people look for problems.  They find a problem with every solution instead of the other way around.”  I know so many people just like that.  Whatever situation, problem or struggle they might be facing or trying to resolve, they have three problems with every possible solution… Read More No Need for a Fleece

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“Make Thee An Ark….”

Several months ago, we “cut the cord.” Or, we canceled our cable.  And we haven’t missed it one minute…well, except for HomeTown.  Have you watched HomeTown?  Absolutely one of our favorite shows and we had to manage a way to watch the current series without our cable subscription.  If you are not familiar with it,… Read More “Make Thee An Ark….”

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My Word for This Year

I am not athletic.  Never have been.  I’m actually not even super keen on athletics.  It seems so many games, and sporting events happen…well, outdoors and, if I’m not athletic, I am certainly not outdoorsy.  I love God’s beauty seen in nature and I appreciate the health benefits of getting outside, but in my heart… Read More My Word for This Year

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A Lover of Words

I hope everyone enjoyed a wonderful Christmas.  Mine was special – and involved a lot of change…or new things for our family.  New, in a good way.  (New people. New places.  New plans and new traditions.)  Actually, there has been quite a bit of change around here.  Hopefully, I will be sharing a bit more about… Read More A Lover of Words