Holy Cow!

Holy Cow!

When my niece Crystal called and said her graduation and pinning from nurses training was being held on December 11th in Grand Junction, Colorado I said "UGH!"  My mind screamed No! Traveling from Tennessee to Colorado in December is NOT a good idea! Fast...

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Thanksgiving Fix’ins 2015

Thanksgiving Fix’ins 2015

Thanksgiving Day is just two days away and I must admit my kitchen is clean and there isn't a turkey or a fixin' in sight. BTW - "Fixin" is a southern slang most often used in the phrase "fixin' to" meaning: about to, getting ready to.  I didn't do "fixins" until...

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Let Us Give Thanks

Let Us Give Thanks

This morning I was blessed to be able to attend church service in the Ida Cason Callaway Memorial Chapel at Callaway Gardens, Georgia. This stunning, small, intimate chapel is nestled among the pine trees surrounding Falls Creek Lake with Callaway Gardens at Pine...

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His Sun Rises On Good and On Evil

His Sun Rises On Good and On Evil

This morning as I opened my daily devotional I found this scripture.  Matthew 5,6, and 7 is known as The Sermon on the Mount and this line of scripture is plucked from an area under the subtitle of Love Your Enemies. What a timely message in light of all the evil...

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Feeling Blessed

Feeling Blessed

This morning I woke up early and headed to the kitchen. All week I have tried to get time to cook up the last of the fall apples. Now was the moment.  I sliced and chunked apples into a big pot, added a splash of apple cider and let them simmer. While the simmering...

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His Sun Rises On Good and On Evil

When You Are The Answer to Your Prayer

I was talking with my friend Joan today and she shared with me how she has prayed for someone to come forth and read scripture and pray with her mother each day.   Joan’s 98-year-old mom lives many miles and a time zone away in an assisted living center.  She has...

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Wicked Women of the Bible – 6 Week Study Begins Soon!

Wicked Women of the Bible – 6 Week Study Begins Soon!

I am all signed up and am looking forward to the start of Ann Spangler's new Bible study based on her book Wicked Women of the Bible!  This is a FREE Bible study which includes additional information and free printables. Author Ann Spangler filmed a six-session online...

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Do Not Be Afraid

Do Not Be Afraid

Thankfully most of my friends who have seen this picture say "it doesn't even look like you!"  However I can tell you it is me and my Chief kid-at-heart husband! The first week of September we spent in Gatlinburg, Tennessee with friends.   We spent one day at...

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Wicked Women from Ann Spangler

Wicked Women from Ann Spangler

10 days from today is the release of Wicked Women of the Bible from Ann Spangler.  Friends, I just know you are going to want to read it. That is why I am so excited I will soon have two signed copies to GIVE AWAY! Just as soon as I have those books in my hot little...

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Water Seeks Its Own Level

Water Seeks Its Own Level

In a recent conversation with a friend, she said, “water seeks its own level.”  I thought for a minute and then said, “I’ve never heard that before.” There were five of us in this conversation and I was the only one who hadn’t heard this saying.  Quickly, the other...

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