"For I know the plans I have for you," declares the lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you. Plans to give you a hope and a future."

The Spots! Scream!

I hope this will help those of you who have well water. We just moved into our dream home this past February.   With a new home comes new grass -- not sod, but freshly planted grass that my husband sowed during the construction.   Here in North Carolina, the past...

Delicious Pound Cake Recipe

Hi Friends!  Who doesn't like a yummy pound cake?  Of course there are bunches of recipes floating around, but I recently tried this one and thought you might like it too. I found the recipe on Paula's blog, Call me PMc.  Since she doesn't want her recipe copied, I...

One little, two little, three little chickens …

Two summer's ago while we were celebrating July 4th, a predator attacked and killed our entire flock.   It was heartbreaking to say the least.  We had the sweetest chickens, especially our beautiful Buff Orpingtons.   I never replaced them.   I blamed myself for...

A Day Like NO Other!

I just completed Beth Moore's Bible study, DAVID, Seeking a Heart Like His for the second time.  It is a wonderful study and I even learned more the second time since I facilitated, however -- there was a nugget I missed both times!  One of the ladies in the group...

Is Faith the Bucket?

Isaiah 12:3 With joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation. Have you ever wondered about this scripture?   I was drawn to Isaiah 12 this morning and paused on this scripture a moment. What is the well of salvation and how do we draw from it? Jesus told the...

The Night Hours and the Supernatural

There is something special about seeking God in the morning hours, before the busyness of the day begins.   Perhaps that is why we see several scriptures about seeking God in the morning -- even before dawn. Psalm 5:3 David said, "In the morning, Lord, You hear my...