Top Ten Favorite Links found through Pinterest

September 6, 2011
Thumbnail image for Top Ten Favorite Links found through Pinterest

A few posts ago, I shared my new-found passion for Pinterest! Today I’d like to pass along my top ten favorite links (in no particular order) to some really cool web sites, blogs and one Etsy store that I discovered by visiting the boards of other members. I’ve chosen these for their awesome content and […]

Read the full article →

Don’t Settle for the Counterfeit

August 28, 2011
Thumbnail image for Don’t Settle for the Counterfeit

Last week, as I mentioned in my previous post, a landscape contractor was at my house digging trenches, installing drainage and repairing my archaic sprinkler system. While the procedure was mostly painless on my part (aside from the rather large check I had to write), he and his crew worked for six days in my […]

Read the full article →

Laugh Out Loud Funny

August 24, 2011
Thumbnail image for Laugh Out Loud Funny

Well, I must start this post with a little confession. I was planning to write on a different topic, but I didn’t get it finished today, because the sprinkler contractor was here, and I was assembling our Women of Faith conference ticket packages for my little group, of which I am the sub-group leader (sub-because […]

Read the full article →

Here a Pin, There a Pin, Everywhere a Pin, Pin

August 14, 2011
Thumbnail image for Here a Pin, There a Pin, Everywhere a Pin, Pin

A tweet of mine last week read: “Found: Pinterest! Lost: Several hours of my day where I got mostly nothing accomplished…” For all of you who can relate to that sentiment—welcome! You are in good company! For the rest of you who have no idea what I am talking about, keep reading. I have been […]

Read the full article →

A Day to Fast and Pray

August 6, 2011
Thumbnail image for A Day to Fast and Pray

The liberal left is indignant. The atheists are foaming at the mouth. The media is openly hostile and the un-churched are screaming separation of church and state. Why so much angst over a man exercising his First Amendment right to pray to his God and invite others to do the same? I mean, it’s not […]

Read the full article →

Beauty is God’s Handwriting

July 31, 2011
Thumbnail image for Beauty is God’s Handwriting

I found this quote reminding me how God communicates to us through nature—how he bestows blessings upon us through the majesty of his creation. From the beautiful vistas that take our breath away, to the innocent laugh of a child that make us want to hold them forever, God speaks to us. Never lose an […]

Read the full article →

Go by Train – Top Ten Reasons to Travel by Rail

July 26, 2011
Go by train Amtrak

10. Riding the train is an adventure and kids love it! 9. Complete strangers wave at you when the train goes by. 8. You can see countryside which is inaccessible by other modes of transportation. 7. There is no fear of plummeting to earth from 30, 000 feet (That one is for my sister-she doesn’t […]

Read the full article →

Life is not Fair

July 18, 2011
Thumbnail image for Life is not Fair

No, life isn’t fair. Just as moms and dads have to break that bad news to their kids on a regular basis, I am having that conversation again today with my heavenly Father. And while I already know that life is not fair, I still cry out to God every time I am reminded of […]

Read the full article →

Free eBook – Limited Time Offer

July 6, 2011
Thumbnail image for Free eBook – Limited Time Offer

The free eBook offer has now ended at However, if you stumble across this post and would like a free pdf copy of Held by God, just send me an e-mail (using the Contact tab above), and I will send you the download link! For a limited time, Lori and I are giving away […]

Read the full article →

Celebrating July 4-Faces, Places, and Online Spaces

June 29, 2011
Thumbnail image for Celebrating July 4-Faces, Places, and Online Spaces

Last week I was listening to the Dennis Prager Show on my way to work, and he interviewed a guest who developed a Fourth of July activity designed to help families celebrate the holiday in a meaningful way. In the usual whirlwind of barbeques and fireworks, it is easy for people to overlook the importance […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Read the full article →