Treasure for 2015

At this time of year, we say good-bye to the old and welcome the new. For most, it’s a time full of hope and expectation. Whether 2014 was good or bad, most of us will welcome 2015 with optimism. It’s a fresh start, a new beginning. For others, there is fear in the...

The Gift

“Tis the season to be busy – Fa la la la la la la la la.” Can you relate? We hurry to get last minute things put together, bought, wrapped, baked, sent, etc. We long to enjoy this season with family and friends and yet it never fails to bring stress instead of...

Attitude of Gratitude

I really love this time of year – even in all of its chaos. I love the family time, the traditions, the time set aside for being thankful. If only we did it more often! I’m sure you’ve heard the phrase “There’s always something to be thankful for”. That’s so true! No...

Mindful

I have been reading in the Psalms lately. Last night and again tonight I read Psalm 8: 1Lord, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory in the heavens. 2Through the praise of children and infants you have established a stronghold...

Hope in Disappointment

Hope in Disappointment I had to give my girls some tough news this week.  Something we had been so looking forward to and praying hard about came to an abrupt end.  My middle girl promptly went to her room and bawled her eyes out.  When I went to check on her she...