Coincidence? Not with God!

Coincidence? Not with God!

A few weeks ago, an online friend I’ve never met, author Gail Kittleson, and I decided we wanted to co-author a book. No idea what, it just sounded like a fun idea. As we chatted back and forth through email, I suggested a cozy mystery. And so it was. Gail started it off with a […]

The Comfort of Music

Music has been a part of my life for as long as I can remember. Even before I started piano lessons at age six, the sound of music filled our home constantly. When spending an evening, or a Sunday afternoon at home, the record-player filled the house with beautiful classical music. Besides that, Daddy played […]

Pressing Toward the Goal

Pressing Toward the Goal

“I press toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus”  Philippians 3:14 [NKJV] The MESSAGE says: […] “I’ve got my eye on the goal, where God is beckoning us onward—to Jesus. I’m off and running, and I’m not turning back.” Henry Ford once said: “Obstacles are those frightful […]

Christmas Nostalgia

Christmas Nostalgia

It seems the older I get, the older the memories I’m dredging up… Allow me to indulge in a bit of Christmas nostalgia from my childhood. Up until I was ten years old, we lived in Stamford, Connecticut–the first five during WWII. My dad wasn’t called up because of his job, and he commuted to […]

This Time of Year

This Time of Year

The above photo is from last year. We haven’t had that much snow here in NW Wisconsin, yet. If Thanksgiving is four days away, can Christmas be far behind? Rhetorical question, because of course it is. But let’s focus on Thanksgiving, and . . . gratitude. I’m grateful for the things I miss. Weird? Not […]