Category: thankful

When Does a House Become a Home?

It is so gratifying to step over the threshold of a brand new residence. Odors from a completed punch list still linger, and in the misty sunset, the door opens to a different life. The placement of furniture and filled boxes may not be…

My Carol

‘Tis this season closing and the word which comes to mind is ‘rejoice.’ It’s a perfect time to thank the Lord above for our many blessings. I think of friends I’ve met throughout the year – some mere acquaintances, but some so very dear….

Memories, Old and New

Another year of memories will be soon be added into my 67-year-old book of life. I sit in the dark shadows of the garage, now packed up to move south after thirty years in the Midwest. God calms and soothes my exhausted spirit. The…