The rock group Queen used to sing a song called, Somebody to Love. That’s true, we all do want somebody to love, but many times we just want somebody to listen. This amazing thing! God tells us that He wants to listen. He says to call on Him and He will show us great and…Read More
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Faith Fridays will include words of wisdom from Dad’s sermons, my insights from the Word, book reviews, and community care ideas.Read More
The Gift of Pondering
Ok, so it’s been way too long since we have posted. Maybe we (I) haven’t been doing what our blog name implies, pondering faith. Got too busy, too distracted, to take time to ponder. Today is a good day to begin again. It’s so good that God doesn’t condemn when we take those ‘sabbaticals’ . …Read More
Happy Fastnacht (aka Fasnacht) Day!
When we moved to Lancaster County, PA six years ago, we were welcomed with some interesting local sayings from the heavy PA Dutch influence here, and a whole new day of celebration we had never heard of – Fastnacht Day! My husband works for a large farm equipment dealer in the area, so he really…Read More
Angry, Angry Birds
Angry Birds may have turned into an obsession or addiction, but it did teach me a few things about anger. If you’ve ever played the game, you know there are different types of angry birds. A little red one that does damage on its own. A little blue one that will morph into 3 blue…Read More
It’s the Little Things (that make an impact)
Sometimes we don’t realize the lasting impact the little things of life will make. This was driven home in a recent conversation with one of my kids. We were talking about love — what it is, what it isn’t, how you express it. Not just romantic love, but exhibiting the characteristics of love in relationships,…Read More
What a day for the nation!
It’s here, the one day every four years that we swear a President into office for four years. I gotta tell you, I feel a lump in my throat when I see such an exuberant, joyful, majestic and regal event bringing the nation together. There are few countries where such an event like this can take place…Read More
January 8 The best part of waking up ….. I’ll bet everyone can finish that phrase. I know it by heart; some of us probably get up humming it in the morning as we smell the coffee brewing or take that first sip. Folgers came up with a great jingle, didn’t they? We do love…Read More
Who, me change my thinking?
January 1, 2013 How eager am I to transform or change? Change is hard, downright difficult for me. And sometimes I can’t even see where I need to change. But I do want to change if I’m not living the way I should or thinking the way I should. Do not conform any longer to…Read More