I hope everyone had a good Thanksgiving. This is my final "autumn" post of the year and now, let the Advent Season begin in earnest!There are some selections of my favorite instrumental Christmas music on the Wikiplayer above my blog header. Hope you enjoy listening. I love these three pumpkins. I bought them for their stems … Continue reading In Everything Give Thanks!
I read this prayer in the book Prayers for Life, published by Publications International, Ltd., which can be found here. It is a lovely book with beautiful artwork, scripture, and prayers for a variety of occasions. It would make a lovely gift, in fact, I liked it so much that I recently purchased a copy for … Continue reading Prelude to a Song of Worship
Grace: The free, unmerited, undeserved favor given by God. The love and mercy given to us by God, not because of anything that we have done to earn it but because He desires for us to have it. It is the gift of salvation and favor. Rest in the assurance that it is sufficient (enough, ample, … Continue reading Sufficient Grace 2 Corinthians 12:9
I love this photo from one of my many trips to Jekyll Island, GA. Such a beautiful little island. The ocean always seems to bring my heart closer to God. I think it is the magnitude of it and how it makes me realize how small I am and how enormous He is and that … Continue reading Always There Psalm 139:10
We are empty nesters so we don't do much on Halloween. In fact, when we had our farm, we had no trick or treaters the entire 21 years that we lived there. So we are a bit rusty when it comes to participating in the spookiest night of the year!This year we are in a … Continue reading A Little Halloween Fun
Quite a few months ago, a friend of mine asked me if I would be interested in donating one of my paintings for a silent auction being held to raise money for a high school theater group. I had been wanting to do an acrylic painting using a palette knife for awhile and decided to use that … Continue reading Maine Coast Receding Storm