Family, Gratitude, Life Lessons, Quotes

Women’s History Month Spotlight – Ruth Bell Graham

As far back as I can remember I've admired Ruth Bell Graham's devotion to her husband and family. She's always reminded me of the woman in Proverbs 31 - the woman I've always hoped to be. Since I've gone through a divorce, I appreciate her strength and stamina even more. (This isn't one of those "it… Continue reading Women’s History Month Spotlight – Ruth Bell Graham

Life Lessons, Quotes

Powerful Words

In the Parade Magazine that comes tucked inside my newspaper, there was an article on how to make a marriage last. A couple who had been married for twenty years had words of advice that not only applies for marriage, but for all relationships, and I thought it so profound that I wanted to mention it here.… Continue reading Powerful Words

Faith and Spirituality, Gratitude, Quotes

T.G.I.F. – Gratitude Friday

My top three for the week: 3.)  An out-of-the-blue phone call from a childhood friend who now lives in Montana. What fun to catch up! 2.)  My shipment of books arriving yesterday! Oh for the excitement! 🙂 1.)  My son and his wife asking me to be a witness to their marriage. What an honor!… Continue reading T.G.I.F. – Gratitude Friday

Family, Fun, Gratitude

TGIF – Gratitude Friday

Top three things I’m especially grateful for this week: 1.)  The act of service I've chosen to do for the Lenten season that enhances my prayer life and closeness to God. 2.)  The unexpected text message from my married son filling me in on my granddaughter and letting me know I was in his thoughts. What a… Continue reading TGIF – Gratitude Friday