Category Archives: generosity

Change People’s Lives

This sweet girl challenged me today. “Mom, you should write a blog post that changes people’s lives.” “OK. What should it say?” “Tell them Jesus loves them,” is her request. So… Jesus loves you. A lot. And He’s ready for … Continue reading

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Share Your Share

How was your CSA share this week? We’ve been on the road lately and missed two deliveries. I was so sad to miss out on all the goodness… But it gave me a chance to use my next Get Through … Continue reading

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Greens, Greens, Nothing But Greens!

Community Supported Agriculture – it’s a good thing Our family subscribes to an annual share of produce from Stone Gardens Farm. Each week, we receive a box overflowing with vegetables straight from the farm. It’s an adventure to see what … Continue reading

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F is for One Great Reason to Teach Frugal Living

Why would you want to teach your children to be frugal? Here are some reasons I try to live frugally: Living within our means makes it possible for me to stay home with my children. It’s kind of exciting to … Continue reading

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C is for Clutter vs. Calm

We’re having our best year of home schooling yet; partly because my kids are getting more and more independent, and partly because of my year-long de-cluttering project. Here’s a list of what we’ve gained by losing the clutter: Library space … Continue reading

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Pastor Appreciation Month

October is Pastor Appreciation Month. I had a nice, helpful post planned with all kinds of great ways to show your pastor that you appreciate him. But you can find those ideas anywhere, without my help. Besides, do you know … Continue reading

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S is for Skype

It’s Vacation Bible School week at our church… a week packed full of great activities. Today we even made (local) history. During our closing worship time, we had a conversation via Skype with our friend, Pastor T., who is serving … Continue reading

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