Author Archives: turnermelisa

Winter is Dead

Early in the morning on a day in March, I stood at my sliding glass door watching my husband and son head to the garage and above them I saw a sunrise to marvel at. As I reveled in the … Continue reading

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Dwelling Under Twinkle Lights

Twinkle lights always make me think of home. They are comforting. They bring warmth and joy. Twinkle lights remind me of Grandma Edwina. This dear sweet woman went to be with Jesus in July of this year and at her … Continue reading

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Traditions & Sacrifice

I have struggled this year with the Traditions of Christmas. That sentence makes me want to laugh and weep and say DUH! As if anyone who knows me or reads my words hasn’t figured that out. I have not wanted … Continue reading

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Under the Cherry Tree

This special Saturday post comes to you in  honor of friend I have lost today.  The beautiful ornamental cherry tree you see to the left of the lilac and above the roses has been my friend these last nine years. … Continue reading

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Serving Advent

This photo is of a Manger craft my daughter made when she was about 4 years old. I asked her at the time why Baby Jesus had red spots and she informed me “Oh, He is Sick!” I promptly responded … Continue reading

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Peace, Be Still

I have had many a stranger ask me after a short conversation “You were a cheerleader in high school weren’t you?” (The answer would be yes by the way). I have a Sunshine and Buttercups personality. I tend to find the silver … Continue reading

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Without Hope?

Last week I posted some very powerful words mostly taken from God’s Word in regard to hope and who is our source of hope. I want to expand on this concept of hope this week. Remember that in the past … Continue reading

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