Monthly Archives: December 2010

Gratitude for Memories Made

So many thanks from our visit to Papa & Mama in Florida and the E&R Byrds in North Carolina. This week is so full with the wonder of His coming… I’ll let the pictures speak my gratitude for last week. … Continue reading

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Gratitude from FL

We’re in Florida, enjoying time with my folks and other family. So much for which to be thankful! Gifts #145-179 Traveling mercies Friends who are caring for our home and animals while we are gone Sunrise on the road The … Continue reading

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Sweet Shot Tuesday

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The Grace of Gratitude

Yesterday was a rough mothering day. My Blessings were human. I was human. We all fell down, and our human-ness scraped against each other. It was not an epic fail, but neither was it full of His grace and love … Continue reading

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I Corinthians 13 – Christmas Version

If I decorate my house perfectly with plaid bows, strands of twinklinglights and shiny balls, but do not show love to my family, I’m just anotherdecorator. If I slave away in the kitchen, baking dozens of Christmas cookies,preparing gourmet meals … Continue reading

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Advent – Anticipating the Coming

Jonathan and I come from a church tradition that does not not embrace the celebration of Advent. Yet, over the last several years, two Advent traditions in particular have deepened and enriched our savoring of the Christmas season, and of … Continue reading

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