Category Archives: Hope

Rinse and Repeat (Part 3 of 4)

Altars of Remembrance are things, places, quotes and moments that mark our lives. In the month of December, I am sharing four of my life’s markers.  I hope you have been encouraged and will stay tuned for the last remaining … Continue reading

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Rinse and Repeat (Part 1 of 4)

Altars of Remembrance are things, places, quotes and moments that mark our lives. Over the next four weeks, I will be sharing four of my life’s markers. This was the topic I spoke on at a recent women’s retreat and … Continue reading

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Rising Again…I Bless Your Name

Taking my sin, my cross, my shame Rising again I bless Your name You are my All in All These lyrics written by Dennis Jernigan* captured my heart this Sunday morning during worship. Truly what do I have to offer … 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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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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