Easter Berries

Each Easter Sunday, as dawn brightens the sky, the drape of black placed across our church-yard cross on Good Friday is taken away. In its place, a drape of flowing white appears as a symbol of Christ’s resurrection, while another cross, specially prepared for decorating, is erected nearby. One-by-one, family-by-family we gather for sunrise service, and the auxiliary cross is     read more

Not All Valentine’s Are Red

Doesn’t it feel great to give someone a truly extravagant gift?  When I was a little girl, I wanted to give my mother a mink coat with a diamond ring in the pocket.  Somehow, my allowance never stretched far enough to make that dream a reality,  But if it’s truly the thought that counts, then Mom received a double portion     read more

Mask Up and Gobble Gobble!

Lucky Enough to Live Near Each Other? 1. Gather Together To Ask The Lord’s Blessing – OUTSIDE! Set up in the backyard or driveway. Separate tables for each household – use serving platters. Older adults – sit inside the garage – door open – lap blankets – heated seats.  2. Too Cold?  Have Trimmings—Will Travel! Do a dish exchange. Decide     read more