Category Archives: Children

Serving Together

It’s been a few years now since our “big move” in 2014. Life changed overnight when we put our home of 15 years 💔 on the market to live with and care for my parents until they went to be … Continue reading

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And when it’s impossible… it’s possible!

I love that Jesus said, what’s impossible for man is possible with God. What a wonderful hope that leaves me in the face of bad news or a devastating diagnosis, or any dilemma of monstrous proportions! When a person’s heart … Continue reading

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Gumball parenting

I remember begging my mom for a penny or even better, a nickel to buy a big gumball. That was the reward for going grocery shopping with her. Isles and isles of decisions and conversations with strangers. 😂 -sounds familiar. … Continue reading

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Lyme Disease update 2019:

It’s been awhile since I’ve updated on The Lyme Disease journey- Quick over-view: it’s been almost 5 years, Wow. Our beautiful 1st child showed a rash (2014) that Urgent Care could not determine and 2 years later (2016) she became … Continue reading

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Warriors in Tiaras

Do you pray continually for your children? Of course you do! As moms, we carried them, birthed them and kept them: fed, rested, safe. Our hearts are naturally tied to them. We know them- strengths and weaknesses. That’s why we … Continue reading

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No more stuff, please

The older David and I have gotten, the fewer things we want. We stopped giving each other gifts (birthday, anniversary, Christmas) more than 10 years ago! Instead we enjoy experiences -like travel! We asked our children in 2008 if they … Continue reading

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Aging gracefully

Aging gracefully… well that’s the idea at least. I suppose it means –gently, but I mean it “with lots of humor and thankfulness.” Time is moving fast. I’ve become grateful every morning simply for another day, another year, another chance … Continue reading

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Last of Innocence

I am so blessed to “teach” 3rd graders at Sunday school. I put that in quotes because it’s not really school and I’m not a teacher -it’s more like listening and sharing with little people. Large group with the other … Continue reading

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Grace to disagree

Chuck Swindoll (pastor/Bible teacher) has been doing a wonderful series on Insight for Living called The Grace Awakening. The topic: living in grace towards yourself and others. Ephesians 2:8-9 “For by grace you are saved through faith, and this is … Continue reading

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Hound of Heaven

You know those stories Jesus told- the ones called parables? I’ve always loved the 2 about finding stuff. Sheep and coins. From what I read these items weren’t really lost, “just misplaced” as my mom used to say. Luke 15:4:4 … Continue reading

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