Weekly Photo Challenge: Broken (part 1 of 2)

Broken, but whole, juice glass

When you hear that something has broken, what is your first reaction?  “Oh, no!”…or perhaps, “Oh, well–I can fix it”…or maybe even “Oh, good!  Now I can finally throw it away.”  After the initial reaction, what do you do next? … CLICK to continue…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Colorful

orange flower

We live in a colorful world…but not everyone can see it.  Color-blindness runs in my family.  My dad was partially color-blind.  So is my husband.  Now we have at least two children who are partially color-blind. I had a little … CLICK to continue…

Hasten Home This Week

Another week is about to close.  It has unfortunately been filled with minor family emergencies and other distractions.  Nevertheless, by God’s grace, VBS–The Land of Milk & Honey is so, so close.  I would appreciate your prayers as I wrap … CLICK to continue…

Get up, or die!

“Stand up now, or die!?”  This was WordPress’s interesting challenge the other day.  The premise for the challenge was that studies show that sitting too long too often will kill a person.  You see, our bodies need activity for health.  … CLICK to continue…

Whose Responsibility is it to Change the World?

Sharing a yellow rose

Whose responsibility is it to change the world?  It is mine; it is yours.  Have you thought about just what that means, though?  What are we trying to change?  Some are concerned about global warming or the diminishing numbers of … CLICK to continue…

Hasten Home This Week: A Blessing in Blessing

This morning I received a blessing in blessing.  I was up early, working on Vacation Bible School materials for VBS—The Land of Milk & Honey.  When I have a chunk of time free from my precious toddler, I try to choose … CLICK to continue…