November 28, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving!

Let's remember to celebrate the reason for the season.

While those words are often said at Christmastime, it's also appropriate to remember them on Thanksgiving.

More and more, we're starting to see secular culture take over Christian holidays. First i...

November 25, 2019

This time of year, it seems like everyone is counting their blessings and giving thanks. But an attitude of gratitude isn't something we put on and take off--like the ill-fitting shirt we forgot was tucked away in our closet.

Because if we're not grateful outside of the...

November 21, 2019

It is National Stuffing Day today! It seems like there are few people on the fence about stuffing--you have your die-hards who make gallons of it every year and eat leftovers for weeks after Thanksgiving, Or you have the people who, like my sister, don't like "soggy br...

November 18, 2019

As the days get shorter and colder, I have to force myself to go outside of my home. It's easier just to stay put, light a candle, snuggle under my blanket with a good book, and sip my tea.

And perhaps that's what winter was designed for.

God knew that after a season of...

November 14, 2019

Tonight's Family Night is featuring one of our wonderful groups--Banjo Bash! It will be a great night of quick picking and lyrical melodies. Prepare to be impressed.

Our group will be here at 7:00 in the dining room. Please join us for a night of music, fun, and refresh...

November 11, 2019

from

The Building of the Ship

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Thou, too, sail on, O Ship of State!

Sail on, O Union, strong and great!

Humanity with all its fears,

With all the hopes of future years,

Is hanging breathless on thy fate!

We know what Master laid thy keel,

What Wo...

November 7, 2019

I'm usually plotting Christmas gifts all year long. I stockpile bargains in my closet and wait eagerly for the celebration. For those gifts that I'm not as sure about, I plunk them into my online cart or jot them down on piece of paper and let them "ferment." Rarely do...

November 4, 2019

Do you have a knack for seeing exactly how decorations compliment each other? Do you like to arrange things for the enjoyment of others? Are you full of Christmas spirit?

You might be just the right person to help us decorate our Home for Christmas!

Each year, we set up...

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