Amazing Grace

This weekend while straightening up my porch, I noticed my front door wreath was crooked. When I removed the wreath to rehang it, I didn’t realize there was a small bird nest built deep inside the wreath. When I repositioned the wreath, three tiny eggs fell to the ground and broke. I had no idea the eggs...

Spring’s Promise

Living in Ohio gives me the wonderful opportunity to enjoy the four seasons. I have to admit that I am a fair-weather fan, never liking it too hot or too cold. So spring is one of my favorite seasons. After a cold winter, I anxiously look for the signs of the warmer weather that spring brings. This morning,...

Sweet Tweet

I have always been a fan of a good book. A good book connects me to a different reality, while it also entertains and inspires me. Over the last couple of years, I have also become a fan of social media. It connects me to people I want to stay in touch with, keeps me informed of my community, and it often...

The Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times

Have you been to a museum lately? It can be a lot of fun and the exposure to history is mind boggling. Many times I find exhibits that hit my heart as well as my head. Recently, my husband and I had the opportunity to spend a day at the Cincinnati Museum Center to view the Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit. If you...

I Am my Mother’s Child

Today marks two weeks since the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre. I am still emotionally raw; I can’t watch the news right now because every time they mention Sandy Hook Elementary my eyes well up with tears. This is Christmas time–it’s supposed to be a season of Joy! But how can I be so joyful when...

« Older Entries Next Entries »