Day 11: Veterans
Yesterday was Veteran’s Day. This is a national holiday that always stirs in me a deep gratitude for the freedoms I enjoy and the ones who have made it possible for me to enjoy them.
I come from a family that has at least one person who … keep reading
The last few days have been a new variety of crazy-busy as I am beginning to catch up on missed work while still determining which of our clothes and kitchen and personal items will be able to comfortably fit in our new little temporary digs – without cluttering things up.… keep reading
Tonight I am thankful for cool autumn breezes that soothe and refresh body and soul. Little more needs to be said about that, except perhaps that our God has designed this planet with so many wonderfully amazing things for our enjoyment that time will never allow us to list them … keep reading
Today I am thankful for modern technology and the flexibility it affords in making it possible for employees to work from home – even a temporary one. As of today, I have been set up by my employer to work remotely. I like this because I can continue to be … keep reading
Day 5: The Practical Church
Today (Saturday) was the day we pulled the rest of our belongings from our home. With the help of family, friends, and a ministry called Men with Trucks, everything was removed and placed into a donated storage unit within 2 hours. EVERYTHING. I could hardly … keep reading
Today was the first day since the fire that I had a chance to sit down and catch up on emails and phone calls (some of them); the rest of my day was spent running errands and coordinating the final move out tomorrow. My heart is full as I see … keep reading
It has been quite a day, and I can already tell that narrowing down things I am thankful for to one per day is going to be quite a challenge – one which I think I will have to succumb to and not fight with great fervor. Today’s blessings include:… keep reading
Catching up on this new little endeavor – two posts today, then fully on track tomorrow with daily posts exploring the heart of thankfulness.
Today we went back to “the scene.” David met with the City Inspector, and all four units have been condemned; no surprise there. The really cool … keep reading
As Thanksgiving approaches at breakneck speed, I am emerging from my writer’s hibernation to launch a 30-day feature on being thankful. For the month of November, the matter at hand (and at heart) is thankfulness.
I am starting a day late, but the reason involves the very reason for my … keep reading