What with the cold weather, and the flu season, most of us are reaching for cough & throat candies, tylenol, warm tea, and blankets. Just before Christmas, my family and I suffered from some horribly ugly viruses. One of my sisters had a fever, and our baby sister had a terrible cough. I am grateful… Read More Did You Know: The lung flute & Ivy leaves
Christmas has just passed. Ours was more of a….quiet celebration. Nevertheless there was much activity beforehand, and baking, caroling, and sharing the joy of Christmas with neighbors. During this season we experienced trials and happiness, fervent prayer and refreshing answers to our prayer, worry and rejoice-ful singing… Throughout it all God reminded my family and I that… Read More A Glimpse into our Christmas
How did Christmas caroling start?
Have you ever wondered about that?
Dear Journal, Last Sunday we visited a Calvary Chapel. It was a nice experience, especially since they were singing Christmas carols (not the usual Rock music that all mainstream churches belt out). I’m sure the level of my pleasant experienced would have droppped lower because of that. Anyway, everyone had that attitude of anticipation and… Read More Bible Journal: a hope and a future
Dear Journal, Last Sunday we visited a Calvary Chapel. It was a nice experience- mainly because they sang Christmas carols, not the usual Rock music that so many mainstream churches have (I truly wouldn’t have enjoyed that). The sermon for that Sunday was titled “Joy to the World”. One thing that really stood out to… Read More Bible Journal: A hope and a future
What are you doing to prepare your heart for Christmas? Do you sing Christmas carols? Do you contemplate more on the wonderful plan of Salvation that God prepared for us through the birth of His Son? I do one thing. Every year I pray that God would make Christmas special…to allow us to bless others,… Read More Simply Swap: Preparing for Christmas
What did you read from the Bible today? My family and I had a nice, short devotion about 30 minutes ago. We gathered together and sang a few Christmas carols and songs. Here’s the passage we read: Now Peter and John went up together to the temple at the hour of prayer, the ninth hour. And… Read More Bible Journal: Peter & John went to pray
Hello ladies! I’d like to share with you what I read this morning from the Word in my daily Bible reading. What did you read today? Or yesterday? Share with me a verse that stood out to you today. I read from Isaiah Chapter 7 in the Old Testament. And I discovered a verse about… Read More Bible Journal: Daily Reading
Did you know you can make your own liquid soap? It’s really fun and easy! It’s almost like baking something, except you skip the oven part. I wanted to make a more natural soap for my family to use, because a lot of the soaps and cosmetics out there are full of chemicals that can… Read More Did You Know: Make Your Own Liquid Soap!