True Devotion

This morning I started reading Introduction to the Devout Life by St. Francis de Sales. A friend of mine gave it to me when she was cleaning out her bookshelves. I have been looking for something new to read during my devotional time and thought I would give it a chance. Well I’m only a couple pages…

Hidden Gems

One of the things that we acquired in our move is my family’s piano. My grandparents bought it in 1978 (I found the original receipt and 10 year warranty in the piano bench) for my Mom to use, and I used it when I took piano lessons as a kid. For years, I have said…

Love God, Love Others

Right now our church is going through the transformational church evaluation. As we were starting the process a few weeks ago, a representative from our state convention came to talk us through what was going to happen. During his presentation, he shared something that he called the Great Commandment Matrix. It is based on Matthew 22:37-40,…

World Down Syndrome Day

So, there’s a post drought, and then 2 in one day. Well, when it rains, it pours. 🙂 I saw this video on facebook, and just had to post it. The love in the video is just so beautiful. It breaks my heart to know that the abortion rate for babies who are diagnosed with…

Here Goes…

I have started writing this post at least three times. I’m not really sure what keeps stopping me. I guess I don’t really feel like I have much to say. Or maybe I just don’t know how to say what is on my mind. Friends have asked me how I’m doing, and I don’t even…