After The Storm

When you look at the total devastation left after a natural disaster, is it so overwhelming you can’t wrap your head around it? When it’s so bad I don’t know if anything I do would make a difference, I remember this story: The Starfish Thrower, by Loren Eiseley. “A man was walking on the beach one day and noticed a boy     read more

A Pumpkin Carving Prayer

Thank you for this pumpkin, Jesus. As I carve it, please hear my Pumpkin Carving Prayer.  (Cut the top of the pumpkin) Open my mind, Jesus, to learn more and more about You. (Clean out the inside) Thank you, Jesus, for taking away our sins—all the wrong and yucky things we do—for  forgiving us, and making us clean again when     read more

The Cure For Scary Monsters

What if I told you, October didn’t have to be a scary month for kids?  There’s already scary decorations, masks, cartoons, stories, costumes, and news about a bad, scary virus out there—no wonder—in a child’s imagination . . . There Could Be Monsters © But never fear, Miss Penny has everything you need to keep those scary monsters away. For the next ten     read more