Dating Again

Dating Again

After 27 years of marriage, and 2½ years of widowhood, I took a chance and accepted an invitation for lunch from a gentleman who volunteers where I do. He’s a nice man and while I was feeling some reluctance, I agreed to go. We talked about our spouses and family and...
Writing Music

Writing Music

Not having the ability to write or read music is a bit hampering when the Lord puts a song on my heart. I wrote the words to an Easter Cantata years ago but didn’t know how to put the music I was hearing in my head to the words. After several tries by various people,...
Changing Churches

Changing Churches

The church I have been attending has been a good church. I love the pastor and enjoy his sermons, yet something was missing. The church seems more geared to the millennials than people my age. They are active in the community and have received awards for the many...
The Budget

The Budget

Okay, making the usual resolution to watch my weight, and eat healthy, but then there is being healthy in finances. Debts have been paid and one credit card remains. Putting together the information for my tax person, I looked at miscellaneous spending. How many of us...
Letting Go

Letting Go

At the retreat I attended in November, we had a quiet time set aside to spend with the Lord and see what he would speak to our hearts about. I had been looking back at situations in my life: Money that was not spent well due to wrong advice, houses that have come and...