Monthly Archives: March 2011

A case of mistaken identity

Last year at about 10PM on a mild spring evening while my daughter and her family were living with us, we noticed flashing lights outside. Being nosey – and since the gas station across the street has been robbed several … Continue reading

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When answers aren’t enough

I know now, Lord, why you utter no answer. You are yourself the answer. Before your face questions die away. What other answer would suffice? ~ C.S. Lewis  ~ My husband tells the toddlerhood story of sitting in his high … Continue reading

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Thank you for giving to the Lord

I’m not sure why I thought about my friend Joan today. Something I saw online triggered the 44-year-old memory of a back mountain Bible camp experience in Tennessee. Joan, a missionary to Brazil who was home on furlough, took me with … Continue reading

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Vacations

When you look at the word vacation, I’m sure there are numerous pictures that come up in your mind. Sunny beaches, quiet cabins, cruises, family, camping, etc., are just a few. But look at the word itself. It looks like a … Continue reading

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March Bulletin board

After a long winter, who isn’t looking forward to a whimsical touch of spring? March’s bulletin board depicts Spring with it’s newness of life – a branch with blossoms and a bird nest with robin’s eggs.   The scripture is … Continue reading

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Just Because…

Lord, help me become as a child Having a heart of faith to trust you Even when I can’t see all you do, Just because you are my Abba. Give me child-like eyes, To see your works around me As though … Continue reading

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The Shortcut Less Travelled

“If you don’t change the direction you are going, then you are likely to end up where you are headed.” ~ ~John Maxwell~ Every once in awhile,  Dan and I enjoy taking a drive off the beaten path, turning onto … Continue reading

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