Archive | 2015

Psalm 20

The LORD hear thee in the day of trouble; the name of the God of Jacob defend thee; send thee help from the sanctuary, and strengthen thee out of Zion; remember all thy offerings, and accept thy burnt sacrifice; Selah; grant thee according to thine own heart, and fulfil all thy counsel. We will rejoice […]

February Blessings

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Some highlights this past month included seeing children grow closer to the Lord at Bible Club, watching the Lord provide volunteers to continue the work in the schools, skating on Chicago’s new ice ribbon (pictured  above), making marshmellows with Sauntina, attending CEF training, family times at Robert and Kendalyn’s, discovering Sweet Tomatoes (A new favorite […]

Beeswax Candles – Pros; No Cons

Beeswax candles actually clean the air rather than fill it with pollutants as petroleum-based paraffin candles do, benefiting those with environmental allergies, sensitivities, and asthma. The high melting point of beeswax results in a burn time 2-5 times longer than other candles. This high melting point also results in very little dripping, if any, which suits the taper candles as a […]

In Celebration of Creation Sunday!

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I don’t think I have ever written a post on Sunday before. But there’s certainly a reason to do so today! Did you know today is Creation Sunday? I hadn’t heard about it until I read OneNewsNow’s article on Defending Genesis’ efforts to celebrate the biblical Creator of the universe and the scientific account of […]

A Valentine’s Day Idea

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Do you  have an email account? Are you subscribed to various promotional email lists? Are those promotional emails all decked out in pink and red, love and hearts? If you’re like me, you glance over them before hitting the delete button (if you even open it), right? Well, one promotional email today stopped me. It […]

2015 Has Begun!

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Here are a few of my recent favorite verses along with a few pictures of January in full swing! Rev. 3:2 "Be watchful, and strengthen the things which remain, that are ready to die: for I have not found they works perfect before God." Don’t give up, Esther, it’s not complete! 2 Cor. 4:17 "For […]