Creativity

Creativity the ability to transcend traditional ideas, rules, patterns, relationships,or the like, and to create meaningful new ideas, forms, methods,interpretations, etc.; originality, progressiveness, or imagination…… I love when children create.  Their ideas and inhibitions to produce their masterpiece brings us great delight!  My youngest daughter, like most little girls, is going through the fashion designer…

Want versus Need and Trust

Want versus Need I read an article in which only 20 percent of those who purchased gym memberships in January will stay and continue their goal to lose weight and exercise.  Where did all the others go?  The 80 percent began their journey with a want and not a need.  As I was travelling in…

Lemon Sugar Scrub

Here is a great activity for your small group!  Website is below, along with the recipe from the website.  We talked about the importance of “being the fragrance of Christ” in our world!  We encouraged each other to pray for this fragrance every time we used it! Thank you Kendall for the great idea and…

Take

If you had one day left to live on this earth, who would you invite over to your home to sit and break bread together one last time?  Jesus invited a group of uneducated, radical misfits, and ragamuffins to break bread and drink of the wine.  This group he called servants or pupils became “his…

Wonderment

“Mommy!  You’ve got to come see this!”  My little one came running up the stairs this morning with the biggest smile of wonderment and joy, begging me, as she grabbed my hand, to see God’s glorious handiwork written in the morning sky–the sunrise! That sweet girl knows how to break away the cynicism and melt…

The Secret Things

Elizabeth, John the Baptist’s mother, was well in age when she became pregnant with him.  A barren woman was blessed by God and… After this his wife Elizabeth became pregnant and for five months remained in seclusion. “The Lord has done this for me,” she said. “In these days he has shown his favor and taken…