Save time and money at the grocery store

Save time and money at the grocery store

Lately I’ve found that I am spending more time and money at the grocery store, sometimes even buying things that I don’t need. What are so...

April 21st, 2017 |  


So close — yet, so far away

So close — yet, so far away

We are almost a week removed from Resurrection Sunday, or as most refer to it, Easter. Only one week later and I would imagine that many people have a...

April 21st, 2017 |  


The apartment is taken

The apartment is taken

Just outside our back door is what’s known in our family as the apartment. It is built solidly on top of our back porch light. Every spring it i...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Gloria’s delicious Everything But The Kitchen Sink Dip

Gloria’s delicious Everything But The Kitchen Sink Dip

Easter Sunday is one of the most special days of the year to me. It is a special day to celebrate our Lord and Savior.Early on Easter Sunday morning I...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Life does have its compensations — occasionally

Life does have its compensations — occasionally

At times, it seems as if there is absolutely no justice in this world, and then something wonderful happens making up for almost everything. This past...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Egg-cellent question about Easter eggs

Egg-cellent question about Easter eggs

My mom is hosting Easter dinner this year and plans to have an Easter egg hunt for the grandkids. Growing up, we always ate the eggs used in the egg h...

April 14th, 2017 |  


The resurrection and the life

The resurrection and the life

Jesus said in John 11:25-26 “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and bel...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Celebrate Easter with food and family

Celebrate Easter with food and family

Did you ever think about why certain foods are tied into particular holidays? Usually, it’s either for purely practical reasons (a time limit on...

April 14th, 2017 |  


The high cost of speaking your mind

The high cost of speaking your mind

One thing I have learned throughout my life is sometimes speaking your mind only gets a piece of somebody else’s mind and not the good piece.An ...

April 14th, 2017 |  


A wedding not to trifle with

A wedding not to trifle with

You may remember last week’s letter where I told of our plans to travel to Pennsylvania to attend a wedding where two of my cousins would be mar...

April 13th, 2017 |