You, Lord, are my lamp

The greatest present given to me  was not found beneath a tree  a much more precious gift, you see-  one that brought back memories  In Granny’s garage, to my delight nestled atop a fridge that night I found an old, old antique light  and it was precious to my sight!  This was our first Christmas […]

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it’s the little things

it’s the little things  reminding me-  Emmanuel He’s here with me  The girls are maturing by the day, and I can hardly keep up with their changing likes and dislikes.  In fact, just yesterday I lamented that this is the first year neither of them asked for a single American Girl doll accessory  or”toy” for […]

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Brick by Brick

What do you think of me? Wonder what do you see? When I open up and let you in. Fearing what you might say. Afraid you’ll run away If I open up and let you in So brick by brick I build up walls Till I cannot see at all Take those walls and tear […]

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Deep in December it’s nice to remember…

Back in my college days, we sang a beautiful song called “Try to Remember” from the musical The Fantasticks. It’s such a lovely song, with a melancholy melody and lyrics that sing all on their own.  I woke up thinking of this song and remembering what happened to me this past Sunday… After I finished […]

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