It’s always so fun to receive a gift wrapped all up in a nice box with a bow! I don’t know about you, but I can’t wait to rip into it, and get whatever is inside, out! Think about it: any box we receive is almost always intended for us to open…to get out of […]
At our home, if you want to know if someone is telling you the truth, we would ask, “Jesus knows?” and if they said, “Jesus knows.” we knew they were not lying to us! There’s something about giving your word! To give our word means that it is truth to you, you mean what you […]
People ask Dale and I all the time about our divorce. They ask us questions like, “How did you get the love to come back?”, “What happened with your extended families?”, and “What is the one thing that caused it to all fall apart?” The truth is that it was not just one thing. It […]
This week, we have had some major thunderstorms in the Ham! Major rain, winds, lightening, and thunder that shook our house like jello on a plate! Wow! We had some friends over and by the time they ran from their car to our front door, they were completely drenched! Now think about this: let’s say […]
The Best Way to Keep Your WORD before you every single day!
What you may not know about me is that God has given me a Word for the Year for several years of my life now. One year, my word was discipline. One year the word was balance. I believe God has given me those yearly words to keep me focused on what He wanted to do that year in my life.
My Grandparents, Nannie and James, lived on a farm. I learned a lot about farmers, seeds, soil, planting, etc. from watching them work the farm. One thing I learned is this: “The most fertile soil is in the valleys.” I believe this is true of our spiritual growth. The most fertile soil of our soul is […]
Let me take just a minute to thank you for being a subscriber to my blog. It is the desire of my heart to write blogs that encourage you through the Word of God as you walk with Him. We don’t need opinions, we need God’s Word. It holds the answer to every question we […]
When I was a little girl, Sear’s Department Store mailed out a HUGE, thick catalog for Christmas. It was the goal of me and my sisters to get the catalog first, pick what color marker we would use, and go through that catalog, circling everything we wanted for Christmas. We knew we could only pick […]
For the past 10 days, Dale and I have been in Texas, helping our son and his wife restore a 1968 house. This will be their very first home together. We packed up every tool we had and ventured out with the confidence that if Chip and Joanna can do it, so can we. WHAT A […]