Scripture Cake

Scripture Cake

Have you ever heard of scripture cake?  What in the world is it?  Is it only for Christians?  Today, we are going to answer all these questions and share one of the best scripture cake recipes that I've ever tasted. What is scripture cake? Scripture cake is also known...

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Why Do You Do That? How We Communicate–

Why Do You Do That? How We Communicate–

My youngest brother, John, and I were helping my sous-chef dish-washing mom to blow up balloons and decorate a pavilion where our family is gathering for meals during our family reunion this week. We had a couple of tanks of helium and two bags of balloons. My Chief...

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You Really Aren’t Going To Believe This

You Really Aren’t Going To Believe This

Our 51-year-old nephew, Richard, is confined to a wheelchair due to a degenerating spinal stenosis.  A couple of years ago a fall in his place of business rendered him a quadriplegic.  A life-saving surgery fused rods in his neck leaving him unable to move his head...

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Happy New Year 2016!

Happy New Year 2016!

Happy New Year!  Wow, 2016.  I can't quite wrap my head around how the older I get the faster time goes.  I've heard that said before, but now I am experiencing it! I know no better way to begin this new year than with a healthy serving of soul food.  It is my prayer...

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Christmas Giveaway Winner and Winning Holiday Recipes

Christmas Giveaway Winner and Winning Holiday Recipes

It is with pleasure that I announce Alisha L. has won the $25 Amazon gift card sponsored by Free Shipping Code! Thank you to everyone who stopped by my blog this past month and entered the contest! Alisha's entry drawn by random selection. Looking back over December...

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Love Has A Name, Jesus

Love Has A Name, Jesus

Yesterday my friend and neighbor, Gaye, gave us this Christmas card.  Inside she wrote, “This was David’s favorite card last year so he ordered several (8!) boxes after Christmas.  I think he knew I would need the reminder.” She went on to explain that this is the...

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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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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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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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Is God Enough? Guest Post By Gaye Hughes

Is God Enough? Guest Post By Gaye Hughes

Today my friend Gaye Hughes is guest posting.  We met first as neighbors, then as sisters-in-Christ and quickly became good friends.  I believe Gaye has a message to share today. ~Catherine Is God Enough?  I've asked myself that question several times throughout my...

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