Monday, May 14, 2018

I dwell in Possibility. Emily Dickinson A blog I follow asks a question of retirees: What’s your favourite day of the week? There are a few “every day is the same” responses, but the majority, myself included, report that Monday is the day they appreciate most since they retired. After years of hopping back on

Saturday, May 12, 2018

All that looks like reality to us is dependent on God. There is creation and Creator, nothing more. And creation gets all its meaning and purpose from God.  John Piper, Don't Waste Your Life Today we gather to honour. We start the day with prayer, grateful for the abundance of God’s grace and love. Soli

Friday, May 11, 2018

Ultimately, the great truths of family history don't live in any book. They live in the hearts and minds of the living descendants. They live in the way we conduct our lives, in the passing of traditions and values to those who will follow. Laurence Overmire, A Revolutionary American Family We enjoy an easy afternoon

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home.  Anna Quindlen, How Reading Changed My Life I set a personal intention that this will be a writing summer and, on the heels of that, add reading. I’m giving myself permission to spend long and lazy

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them. Maya Angelou I dream that some things are being taken out from under me. Then I’m walking through a garden with someone I don’t trust and telling them something I think they want to