Is there nothing more beautiful than the promise of Hope? Though Good Friday and Easter are still a few weeks away, my kids are diving into Easter stories, books and crafts in school. In turn, I thought I’d spend some time exploring the story of Easter through Scripture, too. The most resonant chord of the … More The Promise of Hope
My husband and I had the amazing opportunity to go kayaking this weekend at a nearby lake. We had been looking forward to this outing for several days and our excitement to have a bit of an adventure sans kids shone through our mutually silly and grinning faces. I love kayaking, but it had been … More Kayaking, Granola and Obedience
I was reading through some poetry last night and these words made me catch my breath. I think I’ve heard them before somewhere… The context, the author, and any extra thoughts about it escaped me though. I read it again. What a notion…to request from God himself to illuminate all that is dark within my … More Illumine
Our tree is up, the lights are glowing, Christmas-cheer-cup overflowing. Presents wrapped and fire aglow, ready for the first big snow. Candles lit and spirits bright, Christ, come into our home tonight. Merry Christmas, readers!
I promise I didn’t originally plan for this post to come out the week after Thanksgiving…but it is fitting, isn’t it? 😉