Christmas blessings to you and yours

My favorite Christmas meditation is Emmanuel, God with us.  That was God’s pure intention for Christmas. The Creator of all there is wanted to be with us and always has.  If, right now, as you are reading these words, you felt him put his arm around you or take your hand, you would experience the […]

What happened to Thanksgiving this year?

A note from Janet: Before I blog, a quick suggestion.  I wrote this year’s Advent book last spring, not knowing what Christmas 2020 was going to look like; but God did. The first entry begins December 1.  If you want a copy of Our Christmas Stories, you can get it here:  I think these […]

Some American quarantine positives

Everyone in my family is COVID-19 free and doing well. That enables me to find a few “bright sides” in this time of quarantine a little easier than some.  I’m really starting to miss a few things, but I’ve also noticed a few things I am really enjoying about these days. Creativity abounds in this […]

Happy Thanksgiving

King David praised God saying, “Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever!” (Psalm 107:1) Every November we take a break from the daily news and our daily chores to celebrate all that we are thankful for. It’s a busy week full of preparations and travel so […]