It’s Merry Christmas, Not Merry XMas

Our topic in church this week was truly remembering the Reason for the Season.  Yes, it’s cliche and we’ve probably all heard it spoken or even it said it so much, we really don’t even hear that phrase anymore.  With all the texting, email and electronic communication, it’s easier to shorten the word Christmas to […]

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O Holy Night

Students from Joseph’s Spanish class sang and danced to Feliz Navidad. I can’t say enough just how proud I am of Shelby and her friend Hannah for standing up before a room full of their peers to sing. I hope this gets you more in the Christmas mood! Merry Christmas and Feliz Navidad!

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I Am Thankful

My prayer/journal entry from November 23, 1999. I am so blessed.  I am amazed really at just how much You do love me.  You show me everyday.  Please, please forgive me for being so ungrateful and so unworthy and undeserving of You.  Help me to “take captive” these thoughts and “renew” them with You and […]

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Count Your Blessings

This morning during church we sang the old hymn, Count Your Blessings.  It reminded me of when my kids were toddling and we’d sing this song over and over and over and over again.  I’d sing/read this book to them and then we’d start all over again.  It was such a sweet memory.  🙂 You […]

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Tips to Make Your Running Easier

So far, so good.  It seems this week has actually been a little easier; I’m not as winded and I’ve actually gone a bit further than I did last week. Here are a few things I’ve learned so far: *Just do it.  Really.  Don’t think too much about it or you’ll figure out a reason […]

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