52 Ways: #36

Love one another  “By this all men will know that you are my disciples if you have love for one another.” John 13:35 Love.  We talk about it.  We sing about.  We all need it.  Why, then, is it so hard to show it at times? When we have disagreements or when our feelings have […]

52 Ways: #35

Schedule an appreciation Sunday The other day I was thinking about all the nice things said about a person at their funeral.  I’ve been at a few services with an open mic (not recommended) where it took a couple of hours for people to say all they wanted to say about the deceased.  It always […]

52 Ways: #34

Tell her you appreciate her, and why This one is for all of the pastor’s wives out there who are, in my opinion, the unsung heroes of the church.  Why do I say that?  Well, quite often the pastor’s wife is a BOGO or Two-fer.  You know, you “buy” the pastor and get the wife […]

So……about that short hiatus

Hello there!  I’m back.  Have you missed me? Way back at the beginning of May I told you that I was going to take a short break and then jump right back into blogging.  Yeah, about that…….life got busy, then busier, then my computer hard drive crashed, then we moved, then……….you get the picture. Happily, […]

52 Ways: #33

Loan him* your toys We are now nearing the end of summer; at least summer according to the school calendar.  In some parts of the country school children will be heading back to school in a little over a week, other areas still have several more weeks for fun in the sun. According to most […]