"Who hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began," ~ 2 Timothy 1:9 There is a lot of wonder and hope in this verse- Wonder in that He would … Continue reading Thursday Encouragement: 2 Timothy 1:9
Good Morning! Today I thought I'd share what has become one of my favorite hymns- "Be Still My Soul", and the story behind it: Be still, my soul: the Lord is on thy side; Bear patiently the cross of grief or pain; Leave to thy God to order and provide; In ev'ry change He faithful … Continue reading “Be Still My Soul”
One benefit of posting recipes on this blog is that it provides both myself and the rest of my family with a record of how I prepare certain meals. Once you are in the habit of making something, you may not even realize all the little changes and substitutions that you always make to the … Continue reading Toasted Praline Pecans!
"Go to now, ye that say, To day or to morrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain: Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapor, that appeareth for a little … Continue reading Thursday Encouragement: James 4:13-14
In our family, this time of year is Tea Season. When it's freezing cold outside and you're sitting by a warm fire either reading or crocheting, a nice hot beverage rounds out the experience. And having been raised on Herbal Tea, that is generally my go to. Two of my favorite blends happen to be … Continue reading Good Earth Tea Blends!
"One of the greatest hardships endured by the first settlers in New England was the rigorous and changeable climate, which bore most severely, of course, on the weaker sex. This makes the fortitude of Mrs. Shute all the more admirable. Her story is only one of innumerable instances in early colonial life where wives were … Continue reading Mrs. James Shute
"So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom." ~Psalm 90:12 How have we used the number of days the Lord has given us so far? How can we better us however many days He will give to us in the future? Hope you all have a Blessed Day! … Continue reading Thursday Encouragement: Psalm 90:12
Greetings and Happy New Year from the frozen tundra of my new home state! In addition to all the usual festivities that we have in December, we finalized our move to Michigan last month! (Which meant gathering, organizing, and processing a LOT of paperwork!!) So, as is painfully obvious, I decided to take the month … Continue reading What’s New: January 2018
"Unto thee, O God, do we give thanks, unto thee do we give thanks: for that thy name is near thy wondrous works declare." Psalm 75:1 I hope everyone has a very Blessed Thanksgiving today! Soli Deo Gloria, Tiffany C.
Hello! This should have been posted yesterday, but I ran out of time. This month will just be a short list of some links (I may come back and add more later) : The Heart of The Gospel This is a wonderful sermon from Spurgeon that I was very blessed by last week! Who Does … Continue reading November’s Reading Roundup