As my eyes glanced over the Christmas curios on the shelf in Hobby Lobby, I reminded myself, “Only stuff of the true Christmas”. It has become my safeguard against the wanton spending I am tempted to engage in at this time of year. I rehearsed under my breath as I browsed: … Continue reading Lights are for Shining!
I remember the crazy rocking of the plastic flowers on top of the little pump organ in response to Aunty Patsy’s efforts. She coaxed the Christmas carol through its ancient fittings, pressing the pedals below with exuberance. First up, in the annual program, the children’s Sunday school class of the Church of the … Continue reading “Down From His Glory” – Condescension
So, today I received my copy of the Premiere edition of The Joyful Life Magazine! It is beautiful! Over the course of this year, I have had the privilege of watching this project come together. In the process, founder/ editor Sandi Sutton and her team have created a virtual community on Facebook and started a … Continue reading A New Generation of Women’s Magazine
It was one of those moments in Bible reading —the words of John 10:22 arrested my attention and I could not move past them. In fact, I did not want to. The words had unveiled Jesus to me so poignantly I did not want to let go — “Now it was the Feast of Dedication … Continue reading FIRST SIGHTING