Merry Christmas… in July

Whoever thought of the marketing tool “Christmas in July”?  But, there is something hopeful about looking forward this year. Maybe things will be back to normal by then?  I watched QVC sell their Christmas merchandise for a while this weekend. Then, I noticed Hallmark had Christmas movies all weekend. (Apparently, they release their annual ornaments […]

The Parable of the Dog and the Geese

It rained all day, but that was fine with me.  Rainy days are perfect days to spend writing, and I had this year’s Advent book to work on.  By the way, my thanks to all of you who sent me your Christmas memories and traditions. I’m enjoying them and the process of putting the book […]

Best Practices for God’s people

It’s been months since I made the mistake. So why did I wake up thinking about it today? That’s how God gives blog nudges and authors a message to teach.  The problem with this one is that I have to be my own illustration.  I only needed a few things  It’s been months since I […]