“Yet you do not know what your life will be like tomorrow, you are just a vapor that appears for a little while and then vanishes away.” James 4:14       Last week alone I heard of adults struggling with aging parents, the deaths of three children in a house fire, and a… Read More


I said goodbye getting on the bus to kindergarten. I said goodbye going to summer camp for a week. I said goodbye driving back to school for another semester of college. I said goodbye sending her home from caring for me and her new grandbaby.   Each time I said goodbye to my mom I… Read More


Behold what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called children of God! 1 John 3:1   This verse has literally been ruminating in my mind for several weeks, humming it while I go about my daily routine.   What manner of love has God bestowed on us? A… Read More


“You will be better parents if you spend time alone together, and they will be happier kids.”   The magic blanket came out when my husband and I wanted to sleep in on Saturday mornings or were going to entertain without children.   My ulterior motive behind the green and white blanket was unseen by… Read More


Behold, You desire truth in the innermost being, and in the hidden part You will make me know wisdom. Psalm 51:6 (NIrV)       This verse is on a Pinterest board under My son and me – if I had such a board. Depending on the situation, I share this verse as a verbal… Read More