Calvary Love, Motherhood and Patience

“If I have not the patience of my Saviour  with the souls who grow slowly;  if I know little of travail (a sharp and painful thing)  till Christ be fully formed in them,  then I know nothing of Calvary love.”   ~ Amy Carmichael Today, I am sharing from the MOM  Archives…a story  from when thingsContinue reading “Calvary Love, Motherhood and Patience”

#1000 Gifts and Counting – New Journal Reveal!

My 2014 Joy Dare- counting blessings daily.  My (not so) Secret journal is one I began with many, along with Ann Voskamp. I dedicated a small notebook to the exclusive task of the counting.  By my bedside is where I prefer it. But, on a bad day, or a desperate one, I’ll grab it andContinue reading “#1000 Gifts and Counting – New Journal Reveal!”

1000 Gifts Devotional by Ann Voskamp (Book Review/Giveaway)

I read Ann Voskamp’s One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Life Fully Right Where You Are, about a year and a half ago. This best seller introduces readers to a word, Eucharisteo and a philosophy of living in light of the grace of God, as it says, right where you are. This idea ofContinue reading “1000 Gifts Devotional by Ann Voskamp (Book Review/Giveaway)”

Where My Heart Belongs (5 Minute Friday: Belong)

This sweet gift was outside the door at our vacation cabin in Maine. Well, Ann Voskamp is hosting Lisa-Jo Baker’s 5 Minute Friday this week, and we are all excited with this sweet surprise. So, join us and write your heart out for 5 minutes.  Ann chose the prompt, “Belong” ******* It’s funny, I wasContinue reading “Where My Heart Belongs (5 Minute Friday: Belong)”