Taking Time to Be Thankful

We have time to eat turkey And time to have pie Time to watch football And for shopping on line But for the blessings of God Will they have time to say “Thanks” Or just time for politics And a film with Tom Hanks? But when Christ is the center Of all that we say…

Thanksgiving- A Doorway to Christmas

And one of them, when he saw that he was healed, turned back, and with a loud voice glorified God, and fell down on his face at his feet, giving him thanks: and he was a Samaritan. Luke 17:15-16 KJV “What’s the magic word?” My Mom asked as I reached for the brownie in her hand….

Lemon Time Again

Well today was the first day of lemon picking. I hear they say that if life gives you lemons -make lemonade. Check…done that and nothing is sweeter. So maybe the next step as the harvest comes in is to share some with the neighbors. In everything give thanks for this is the will of God…

Confessions of a Bellyacher

In everything give thanks, for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.           1 Thessalonians 5:18 KJV I complained that I was lonely Till it forced me to make friends And I griped how big my church was Till I saw folks came for Him I worried over…

Grumbling or Gratitude?

When I immediately react to difficult or frustrating situations it is easy to fall into the grumble trap. But on days when I slow down and ask God what He wants me to do then His peace comes and shows me how much I need to be grateful!