Oh, Joy

Snowed in until about 10:30 a.m. this morning by low priority, unplowed subdivision roads, we skipped church.Sunday School classes were cancelled, but I think that they went ahead and held church for anyone who could make it. A lot of people live in the surrounding neighborhoods, so they might have … [Read more...]

I Love to Tell the Story


A few years ago we bought a preformed Advent wreath at Michael's. I wrapped some ribbons and beads around it, stuck some plastic red berries into the greenery here and there, and deemed it ready for service. It was hardly an example of artistic brilliance, but it would serve us fine. It was festive. … [Read more...]

What Have You Been Doing?

The Tree: The tree is up, its lights are lit, and numerous homemade ornaments glued together from popsicle sticks, plastic spoons, doilies, glitter, and sequins have been hung with pride and sweet remembrances.The Advent Wreath: The Advent wreath is centered on the dining room table atop a festive … [Read more...]