Rebuild the Temple

Rebuild the Temple

Sweets, my downfall!  I grew up with comfort food.  We had three meals a day that consisted of good ole southern, something fried, greasy, and good.  We always had dessert.  When I got home from school, there was always something sweet to eat.  Therefore in my...
Threads Are Sewn

Threads Are Sewn

When I went to visit Anna, I saw all her blankies in her bed.  All my girls and grandkids have blankies; I even have a blankie.  My mother made out of nylon tricot.  She loved to make them.  She would make them in all different colors, with the trim being a different...
A Delete Party

A Delete Party

A DELETE PARTY It is easy to delete on our phones, on our computers, on an email, or on a text.  Many go on Facebook and say, “I am making my friend list smaller if you want to remain on my friend list, please comment.” Saying if you don’t comment, I...
What Really Matters

What Really Matters

This week in Arkansas has been challenging.  The death of a young, innocent girl set the whole state in turmoil.  There are no words except just horrible.  Saturday, I sat seeing information about the incident while studying the book of Revelation on the First 5 app....
Seven Times Hotter

Seven Times Hotter

  Summer in Arkansas can you say HOT.  We all ventured out to the farm the other day to see the pumpkin and watermelon patch.  We couldn’t take the heat very long.  We all got back in the car and made our way to the spillway to splash water all over us. No coffee...
Get Yourself Ready

Get Yourself Ready

GET YOURSELF READY I used to dread reading the old testament.  Last year when a group of us did the bible in a year the old testament really brought us all down.  Now that we are doing the characters of the bible the old testament has really come to life.  I now have...
Hedge of Protection

Hedge of Protection

For several weeks you have heard me talk about walking a prayer circle around Lauren’s car before she leaves for work.  I have had several ask you about the book in which I refer.  One of my favorite authors Mark Batterson who wrote the story The Circle Maker. ...
Steps Toward Solutions

Steps Toward Solutions

I have been cleaning out my childhood, my mom’s youth, and my grandmother’s.  My mom kept everything, so I have things from the 1800s.  As I have been picking through what is trash to some, it is a treasure to me.  I started thinking about my grandmother,...
Pass the Baton

Pass the Baton

PASS THE BATON Once again, I was listening to Elevation church one day as I was walking, and Christine Caine gave the sermon. She entitled it THE EXCHANGE ZONE. It was so good I had to share. These are some points that Christine discussed in her sermon: She began by...
Keep On Moving

Keep On Moving

KEEP ON MOVING Last week we were on vacation, and I knew I had to come up with my three little words.  If I didn’t, I wouldn’t get a chance to get it completed, and Sunday night I would be scurrying around trying to get it done.  Thursday night, I went to...