Walking in a Newness of Life

This has been quite the difficult post to write. The organization, the building of the background knowledge, the overall composure -it is just not coming together. In my mind I think this should not be so hard. But then it does not take long for me to remember just how much there is to tell. There is…

The Great Anticipation

The first wee hours of Christmas morning have arrived. The magical feel of a day that has long been expected taries no longer. In just a few more short hours my house will liven with the sounds of giggling voices as they anticipate a final revealment of packages wrapped under a tree. It won't be…

Make it Monday – Advent Wreath

So, I battled it out today for Make it Monday...Thanksgiving or Advent. I mean, in all appropriateness, I should be sharing a fantastic "must have" recipe for your upcoming Thanksgiving meal. However, next Sunday is the first Sunday of Advent, so I feel like I would be in remiss if I wait until it has…