"Trust In The Lord" · Odds and Ends · Seasonal

Dear Nana

Dear Nana, I just wanted you to know that today we had that party for you that you had been planning. Just like you wanted, no one wore black and instead we all wore the brightest colors we could find in our closets, just for you. We told stories, lots of stories about you! We… Continue reading Dear Nana

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Liddy’s Bologna Sandwiches ~Megan

It was about noon as I sat there.  For a long while I just sat, as the morning sun shown down with it’s rays that held such promise and were less harsh than the rays that would follow as it rose in the sky and turned to day.  Out across the lake the water glistened… Continue reading Liddy’s Bologna Sandwiches ~Megan

"Trust In The Lord" · Odds and Ends

A Story Forgotten

At first look he looks like he belongs in a homeless shelter. He’s somewhere in his 80’s or older, he’s missing teeth with scraggly hair topped off with a baseball hat. He probably didn’t go to college or do anything important in his life. Just another man in my Grandma’s assisted living place. I am… Continue reading A Story Forgotten

"Trust In The Lord" · Odds and Ends · POTS Support & Info

Dear Stranger

We get out of our car, my sister Katie in a skirt and heels and myself dressed similarly except I’m not in high heels.  To any random person on the street we look “normal.”  We look like healthy 17 year old girls getting out of our car to go hang out with friends downtown.  When… Continue reading Dear Stranger

Home Education · Odds and Ends

Surviving The Lego Attacks During Bedtime Stories ~Megan

Who knew bedtime stories, sweet innocent bedtime stories, could be so violent! Having decided to read to my brothers I had already given up any allusions that they would sit through the American Girl books I had checked out of the library.  However, in true brotherly style, I was once more met with unexpected hilarity,… Continue reading Surviving The Lego Attacks During Bedtime Stories ~Megan

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Inspirational Thoughts From my Pastoring, Brother-In-Law, Jim Hinton~Kerry

My brother in law, Jim, shared this and I wanted to pass it along to you! A Fork in the Road Someone once said, “When you come to a fork in the road – take it”. It would be nice if our choices in life were that simple. The fact is that decisions determine destiny.… Continue reading Inspirational Thoughts From my Pastoring, Brother-In-Law, Jim Hinton~Kerry