I love setting out each Nativity set that I have collected over the years because each one reminds me, again, of God’s Big Story which covers all of history from before time began. I also have a place in that story—in this era for a purpose on my own personal journey towards heaven. How about you? Where are you on that journey this Christmas?
Standing for that minute of silence to pay respect to those who had served and the many who had given up their lives in order to provide our freedom stirred up in me a life-long interest in discovering the strength of character one must have to either give up one’s life for another, or to receive what costs another person so much.
There are many strong women in our family who have lived out that strength and dignity, but I am reminded of three...
God promised in Genesis 8:22, While the earth remains, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night, shall not cease.
The beauty of autumn speaks to my soul. I love the colors of fall. The crisp, fresh air. The crunch of leaves. And all the pumpkin favorites.