Question for My Fellow Burbs-Dwellers

Question for My Fellow Burbs-Dwellers

There’s a question {and also an observation} that comes up frequently in my circle of friends, in small church groups, etc.  We live in a moderately affluent suburb a few miles from the state’s largest city.  However, it’s Kansas, so don’t go all ultra-urban when picturing it in your mind.  The question that often pops up {as it did in my women’s small group last night} is “What are the needs in Continue reading

What I Love to Do One Afternoon a Week

What I Love to Do One Afternoon a Week

Okay, look at these faces! Wouldn’t it be worth a couple of hours of your time each week to teach them how much God loves them, hear their stories, be the blessed recipient of their smiles and hugs?? I know, some of you work outside the home, or are plenty busy raising your own little ones…but since that is not my current stage of life I decided last summer to take a chance this year and Continue reading

Don’t Miss the Super Sale!!

Don’t Miss the Super Sale!!

I know I said I wasn't going to be back until Monday, but I didn't want anyone to miss out on the great deals at DaySpring. This code is only good through Tuesday, so I didn't want to wait until Monday to post! Just click the banner to your left or the link above. Besides 30% off on your entire order on most items...they've got some great deals in their Super Specials, too. If you love the Continue reading

31 Days of Progress Day 22 :: Heart Choices Part 4

31 Days of Progress Day 22 :: Heart Choices Part 4

In order to love and serve my neighbor better, I need to check my attitudes and exchange right ones for the wrong ones. Recap: Attitudes are patterns of behavior, choices of the heart, developed over time. We choose our attitudes. In order to change an attitude, we must admit we chose it in the first place and truly desire to change it! We must replace a wrong attitude with a right Continue reading

31 Days of Progress Day 18 :: Heart Choices Part 3

31 Days of Progress Day 18 :: Heart Choices Part 3

In order to love and serve my neighbor better, I need to check my attitudes and exchange right ones for the wrong ones. Recap: Attitudes are patterns of behavior, choices of the heart, developed over a long period of time. We choose our attitudes. In order to change an attitude, we must admit we chose it in the first place and truly desire to change it! We must replace a wrong Continue reading