A Different Kind of Lent

Lent, for many of us Christians, is a time of giving up something that you can’t seem to go without, or a time to truly change one’s ways, maybe giving up negativity and focusing on the positive in life.  Maybe, if we can manage forty days of a positive change in our lives, we could …

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Santa’s Simple Request ~

Ever since I was a little girl, I have been enamored with Santa, or the mere thought of him.  What is his secret?  How does he stay so happy all of the time, even when little children are screaming to get away from him?  What is his magical technique for spreading Christmas joy? My first …

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What’s Your Footprint?

It's pretty common nowadays to be concerned with one's footprint.  Do you recycle?   Do you buy recycled?  Do you grow your own food?  Do you eat left-overs?  Do you ride your bike to work, or walk?  Bottom line... what do you do to leave a small footprint on our world? Is it a small …

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Live A Little Christmas Everyday ~

The Christmas Eve service did it again.  As always, the message is delivered loud and clear.  Whether it comes through the minister's sermon or the songs that are sung, one can't help but to walk away pondering a thought or two. This year the Youth Choir Ensemble left me to think about these words ~ …

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