This past weekend we had Oktoberfest!  The joys of marrying into a German family.  I have always blamed  my mother-in-law for my love of food.  She taught me how to cook and bake and  she gave me her baby and I love her.                                                   Friday, we all got together for German food ,  music, games, a […]

Kindred Spirits

“The soul of Jonathan was knit with the soul of David, and Jonathan loved him as his own soul” (1 Samuel 18:1b KJV). Recently, I was working on Beth Moore’s Jesus the One and Only bible study.  I first did this study way back  in 2001.  Beth asks, “Who makes regular contributions to your life?”  My answers […]

Taking the Leap

I am a creature of habit.  If it didn’t put too much meat on my bones I would eat the same cereal every morning.  Honey Bunches of Oats with Almonds.   Every.  Single.  Day. I like my routines.   My comfort zone is, well, comforting. My husband always tells me I shouldn’t be so comfortable where I’m at.   That I should […]