~ Beverly and Donna ~Living in the South means those of us, of a "certain age", cut our teeth on, as it was variously called, The War Between the States, The Civil War (although as my MIL used to say, "There was nothing civil about it!"), The Late Great Unpleasantness, The War of Northern ... Read More about Am I a liar if I’m slow in promise keeping?
"Then the Lord spoke to Job out of the storm. He said: "Who is this that obscures my plans with words without knowledge? Brace yourself like a man; I will question you and you shall answer me. Where were you when I laid the earth's foundation? Tell me, if you understand. Who marked off its ... Read More about Sabbeth Keeping ~ Angels
"Therefore the LORD longs to be gracious to you, And therefore He waits on high to have compassion on you For the LORD is a God of justice; How blessed are all those who long for Him. " ~ Isaiah 30:18 ~"Wait is a verb." ~ Sandra ~"To trust in spite of the look of being forsaken; to keep ... Read More about Sabbath Keeping ~ Wait
~ Daddy, 90+ years ~"The days of our years are threescore years and ten; and if by reason of strength they be fourscore years, yet is their strength labour and sorrow; for it is soon cut off, and we fly away." ~ Psalm 90:10 ~Canon J John Church of England, is my favorite preacher; he's an ... Read More about Sabbath Keeping ~ Years
~ fewer than 150,000 miles ~I still have the 1989 solid metal GMC Sierra truck we bought in 1995 and it runs great mainly because it's been kept well. My parents taught me it's easier and less expensive to take care of equipment, furniture, clothing, shoes, etc. than it is to replace something. ... Read More about Save $, Get Better Fuel Mileage
~ Christmas play grace ~"But Noah found grace in the eyes of the Lord." ~ Genesis 6:8 ~"You say grace before meals. All right. But I say grace before the concert and the opera. And grace before the play and pantomime, And grace before I open a book, And grace before sketching, painting, ... Read More about Sabbath Keeping ~ Grace
"And I looked, and arose and said to the nobles, to the leaders, and to the rest of the people, "Do not be afraid of them (the enemy). Remember the Lord, great and awesome, and fight for your brethren, your sons, your daughters, your wives, and your houses." ~ Nehemiah 4:14 ~~ Satan can't ... Read More about Sabbath Keeping ~ a battle
Canada Geese on my pond"Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him ..." ~ Psalm 37:7 ~"Be patient with everyone, but above all with thyself. I mean, do not be disheartened by your imperfections, but always rise up with fresh courage." ~ Francis de Sales ~"Great works are ... Read More about Sabbath Keeping ~ Patience
this little light of mine was purchased at a consignment shop.Sometimes Most times I feel so out of the loop it's a very real struggle to pull up the ole woman bloomers and get on with it. "It" being everything, of course. On November 5, here, I wrote Dave a letter; ... Read More about Major, but short, Whine. You Have Been Warned
Today is Gina's birthday and her present was mailed earlier in the week but I called her this morning to say happy birthday and then chin wag. During the course of conversation we started talking about "self-care"...as in what are you doing FUN for your birthday. Her answer is just about everyone's ... Read More about The trouble with life is…it’s SO daily!