“And Your Household”

“And Your Household”

It was an hour before my flight was to take off for Phoenix, my sister-in-Christ and I were praying before she saw me off through the security checkpoint at the airport. I hadn’t slept in over 24 hours and neither had my phone as texts and phone calls flooded my time for two days straight. […]

Thanksgiving In Your Heart

Thanksgiving In Your Heart

This week in the USA on Thursday is Thanksgiving. I love, love this holiday. Family comes together and sometimes we only see them at this time and at Christmas. The smells and the food. There’s nothing like it. Coming around a fire as family members, a lot of times grandmas are cooking up a storm […]

As the Seasons Change

As the Seasons Change

The picture above is soo-o-o-o Wisconsin! I know some of you live here so you can relate, yes? Ahem. Many—or probably most, from what I’ve seen—LOVE this time of year. You’ve stated that Fall is your favorite season. Alas, I am not one of them. Oh, I admit to loving the gorgeous fall colors, and […]

And Then There Were Eight

And Then There Were Eight

It’s been less than a year since I began contributing to Putting on the New. I’ve enjoyed getting to meet my new family, so far only online. Most of all, I enjoy sharing my thoughts about God and the Christian life, with the public at large and with my sisters who also contribute to the […]

The Three F’s

The Three F’s

The Three F’s Any success I might feel completing this first year of grieving after the loss of my husband, goes to what I call the three F’s: Faith, Family and Friends. Without any one of these, I would not be here with you putting on my new life. This trio of F’s continues to […]

Traditions

Traditions

The crisp fall air is all around us. Pumpkin everything is out! It must be that time of year again. Thanksgiving! I know for a lot of people this time of the year is hard. Some families are far away, some have had loved ones pass away this year. God is able to wrap his […]

You Are Royalty

You Are Royalty

Are you like me, one of those ladies who fantasized as a girl about being a princess? You imagined living in the castle, wearing beautiful clothes, and being able to feel a ‘pea’ in your mattress. You are royalty if you belong to the family of God. Once we proclaim Jesus as Lord, we become […]