Life’s Lessons

It was just one of those nights! I had gone to bed at the usual time and had slept for about three hours. When I woke up, I made the usual nighttime t...

March 28th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

I’ve probably used this before, because this little saying pops into my mind every year about this time when we are anticipating warmer days, le...

March 20th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

The older I get, the more I rely on schedules. I don’t know if that’s maturity or old age, but I find schedules more reliable than pure me...

March 14th, 2019 |  



Life’s Lessons

What a weekend! It seemed one good thing followed another, and made me stop to appreciate all the good things going on in my life a good share of the ...

March 7th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

Probably, it’s about time for an update on Kelly. She is 10 years old now, not a puppy by any stretch of the imagination, and she is feeling the...

March 2nd, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

Well, I did it again! After I ruined the appearance of a pretty little sauce pan I liked so much and used a lot, I vowed it would not happen again. Bu...

February 21st, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

This morning’s ice storm reminds me of one when I was a teenager.We lived and worked at the county home in Ottokee. It was routine for ”th...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

Until my family moved to the county home where our parents became superintendent and matron, we lived on a 40-acre farm on North 20 east of Oakshade. ...

January 31st, 2019 |  


Love your neighbor as yourself

When I bought my home three years ago this spring, I had no idea who my next door neighbors were. Just by looking around, I knew the people on one sid...

January 26th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

The invitation to spend four, and possibly more, two-day time periods working in a mission field within a short drive from home went out to people alr...

January 17th, 2019 |