Merry Christmas!

Dec 25

Merry Christmas!

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4 1/2 Days

Dec 22

4 1/2 Days

When my sister got married (many years ago) and there were suddenly two of our four siblings with out of town in-laws, my mother asked us to try to plan our holidays so that when we were at her house we were all there, even if that meant an opposite year where none of us were there. At the time, I didn’t understand her reasoning, although I agreed to her...

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A Sunday Psalm

Dec 21

A Sunday Psalm

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A Holiday Yummy–From Our House to Yours

Dec 18

A Holiday Yummy–From Our House to Yours

Do you know how much I appreciate you, dear reader? Whether you come to my blog for book recommendations or to wrestle with me through Scripture truth and living the Christian life. Whether you’ve read my novels or want to read them (or have no interest in reading them!). By reading any of my words online or on a page, you have become my friend. I found myself...

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Christmas Novellas and Short Stories

Dec 15

Christmas Novellas and Short Stories

You already know I love Christmas stories. I’ve been reading various ones since Thanksgiving and here are a few new favorites to add to my two all-time favorite* Christmas stories:              A Wreath of Snow: A Victorian Christmas Novella by Liz Curtis Higgs I’ve been wanting to read this one since it came out a couple of years...

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A Sunday Psalm

Dec 14

A Sunday Psalm

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Finding Solid-Ground Truth for a Life in Flux

Dec 11

Finding Solid-Ground Truth for a Life in Flux

Last weekend, I was talking with a friend I hadn’t seen in a while and found myself telling her that I felt like so many areas of my life were in flux, that I was having trouble finding firm footing in any of them. It wasn’t a new thought to me. I’ve made this same statement to friends over the past few months. But this time, I found myself thinking...

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