“O Come, All Ye Faithful" (originally written in Latin as "Adeste Fideles") is a Christmas carol that has been attributed to various authors, including John Francis Wade (1711–1786), John Reading (1645–1692), King John IV of Portugal (1604–1656), and anonymous Cistercian monks. The earliest printed version is in a book published by Wade. A manuscript by … Continue reading O Come, All Ye Faithful
Each day I wake with gratitude for the blessings of a new day. Life's journey continues with a path before me that I know will be full of opportunities, change, storms, celebrations, and faith-shaking moments. However, I know I can face all things with peace, love, hope, and joy from the devotions I read each … Continue reading Peace, Love, Hope and Joy
Merry Christmas to All A story to tell As we look forward to the gathering of family and friends to celebrate Christmas, many of us can reflect on the year and may find some of our loved ones missing the celebration this year. Others will remember the joy of being thankful for being at the … Continue reading Solution Weekly: December 18-24, 2022
Sincere love is when you love others with a pure heart, as God does. We are accepting of God’s love for ourselves as well. We will no longer be controlled by our experiences of being hurt, rejected, abused, hatefully treated by others, or negative self-talk. 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 NIV Love is patient; love is kind. … Continue reading Spiritual Sunday-12-11-22
Remembering all we love
The seasons change it seems so fast. One day the warmth of the summer sun kisses our cheeks reminding us to find some shade. Then the cool breeze begins to find its way to whisper through the leaves, time to bring out the sweaters to keep you warm. Where to turn when the seasons begin … Continue reading Where to turn?
To be loved, feel loved, and understand love, love must be given to the self. Loving yourself provides self-confidence and self-worth. A feeling of positivity, happiness, and overall wellness happens when individuals embrace the love of self. When individuals accept their emotions for what they are, it motivates them to make healthy choices in life. … Continue reading A thought…a daisy
I look out our back window and I can see all of the pine trees we planted as we first moved to this home. We planted all of the trees 30 years ago. It is amazing to see how much growth they have had and all of the memories shared in this little corner of … Continue reading Thank you Dad!