Posts Tagged ‘God’

Unusual Kentucky Sky

We had a thunderstorm the other night and after the storm the sky was the most unusual Kentucky sky  I think I have ever seen! This was taken off my back porch [...]

Praying for Paris

I had intended to write a post about something else today, but it can wait. I can’t stop thinking about the attacks in Paris and wishing there was something I could do. [...]

Why Did God Make Grandmothers?

Why did God make grandmothers? Here are a few reasons I thought of. 1. They give lots of hugs, kisses and snuggles! 2. They make awesome babysitters. 3. To share their wisdom. [...]

A Nana from West Virginia

From time to time I like to spotlight nanas from different places. Today’s nana is Bobbi from West Virginia. Welcome, Bobbi and Merry Christmas to you and your family! Bobbi Shreves Swiger [...]

Day 29 – The Visible Image

Day 29 of 30 Days of Thanks “Christ is the visible image of the invisible God. He existed before God made anything at all and is supreme over all creation. Christ is [...]

Day 10 – Faith, Hope and Love

Sunday is church day for me and so today I’m giving thanks to God for his only Son, for the Bible and for the gifts of faith, hope and love. 1 Corinthians [...]

A Thank You Card to God

Dear God, I don’t know how I can possibly thank you for all the blessings you have given me but for the rest of this month (and the rest of my life), [...]

God’s Colors

The other night I was looking out my kitchen window and saw the most amazing sunset full of God’s colors. I ran to grab the camera and headed out the door to [...]

Perception (According to Craig)

There’s an old saying that goes something like this, “You can choose your friends but not your family.”  While that may be true I am blessed with so many family members who [...]

Why Did My Mom Get Cancer Again?

This is a guest post written by Brittany, about her mom, Martha. Martha and I are first cousins/soul sisters, best friends. I consider her girls my nieces and they call me Aunt [...]

Turning To God To Be Refreshed

I am tired. It’s early in the morning, Sunday morning, and I can’t sleep. I listen to the sweet sound of my husband softly snoring and for a moment I consider going [...]

An Awesome God

Abby was here this weekend and instead of playing dolls…she played dogs. I don’t normally have a tent and several dogs in my music room, but when Abby’s here …..well, if you [...]

God is bigger than Google

Google is big. If you displayed all of Google”s indexed sites on one monitor, the screen would have to be 6 million miles from corner to corner-about 241 times the size of [...]

God’s Garden

I like to take my dog Murphy for walks in the late afternoon. We walk down our driveway and while Murphy is sniffing out rabbits and chasing grass hoppers, I’m looking at [...]

Gratituesday-Giving Thanks for the Boss Man

Have you ever heard a child yell, “You’re not the boss of me!”  I have. They were playing with another child who was trying to tell them what to do.  There are [...]

The Beauty of Nature

Yesterday was unusually warm and windy for southern Kentucky this time of year.  The sun was peeking out from behind the clouds and when the light hit the trees it was if [...]

Whispers from God

When my five children were young the only time our house was quiet was the middle of the night, and sometimes not even then. My children are part of the “plugged in [...]

Traveling with Nana

Because we have five children and now, one grandchild, we don’t travel light. I’ve always compared going on vacation with the Kindreds to Moses trying to get his people to the promised [...]