Sunny Sunday 10/21/18

Guess what this is? 😉 Our African violets love the cooler weather! They thrive in 60°s weather, which is our house right now. Our wind chimes are so pretty in the sun! Well, it looks like a warm day in this next one, even if it wasn’t… Miss Potter loves the sun! There’s kind of…

Song of the Week – Steady My Heart

​Wish it could be easy Why is life so messy? Why is pain a part of us? There are days I feel like Nothing ever goes right Sometimes it just hurts so much I’m not gonna worry I know that You’ve got me Right inside the palm of your hand Each and every moment What’s…

Word of the Week – Discipline

This week’s word was suggested by my wonderful Nana. The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood. – Martin Luther King, Jr. Discipline, for the Christian, begins with the body. We have only one. It is this body that is the primary material…

Stories of the Bible – The Transfiguration

Today’s story was suggested by Roninjax! I just want to focus on a tiny, yet huge portion of the Bible here. Jesus’s transfiguration is such a monumental part of history because it signifies that Jesus’s ministry on earth was ending soon, and then the most important thing in all history would happen: he would die on…

Sunny Sunday 10/14/18

The sun looked so cool reflecting off these candle jars! The candles weren’t even lit! A lot of our plants still look okay, because of how unseasonably warm it was. The temps dropped so suddenly though! This last one reminds me of a warm, lazy summer day, even if it was actually a chilly, busy…

Word of the Week – Scent

​ Today’s word was suggested by Meredith! Regardless of the reaction of others, one thing is certain: True worship and devotion will make our lives fragrant and will perfume the environment around us. Our homes, our churches, even our places of work will bear the sweet scent of our devotion. Most important, the Lord Jesus will…

Something to Work On

Today, various delivery trucks have been to our house. We do a lot of shopping online, so we got several boxes today from Walmart and Amazon. And honestly, I get pretty excited for our packages to arrive! They are usually full of good stuff, like the new workout gloves I got today, some baking ingredients,…

Song of the Week – Confidence

​ I’m not a warrior I’m too afraid to lose I feel unqualified for what you’re calling me to But Lord with your strength I’ve got no excuse You took a shepherd boy And made him a King So I’m gonna trust you and give you everything I’ll be a conquerer ‘Cause you fight for…

Word of the Week – Family

Today’s word was suggested by my mom, Meredith 😊 Honour thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee. – Exodus 20:12, KJV Why God should choose the meanest, basest, most unworthy individuals with absolutely nothing to commend them at all to God, except their…