Preparing Your Heart

Candles Light the Way

We’re halfway through the second week of Advent. A time of preparing our hearts for a renewed focus on the reason Christ became man. In the midst of the busyness we call Christmas, our hearts get tangled up in where … Continue reading

Friendship, Heritage, and a Lemon Tree

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Climbing the hills on the Isle of Capri in Italy on a funicular, I saw them almost everywhere. Sprouting from square patches of small backyards, this fruit tree graced the hillsides of the Italian island. In what seemed like a … Continue reading

Friendships That Go the Distance

Friends Forever

One of the biggest blessings in my life is sharing time with family and friends, especially when they come to visit at our home.  “Friends and family make time spent together a beautiful treasure.” Lisa Blowers (click to tweet) The … Continue reading