Monthly Archives: June 2013

Blessing Template for Safe, Affordable Car Ownership

Dear Lord God in Heaven, We want first of all to praise You For the many ways You have blessed and protected us Both on the road and at home From dangers both known and invisible. Thank You for allowing … Continue reading

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Aunt Ruth’s Corrupted Carrot Cake, with Commentary

Why “corrupted”? This may come as a shock to some of you: Because (now you may need to sit down for this!) I have tampered with the recipe. Original Carrot Cake Ingredients: 4 eggs 1 ½ cups vegetable oil 2 … Continue reading

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Riveting

It was something I used to love to do. Now that my vision had changed, was it time to turn the job over to someone else? It could keep them busy for hours, if they let it, and I half-feared … Continue reading

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Blessing Template for Protecting Purity

(Name of Young Man) and (Name of Young Lady), In the name of the Lord Jesus We ask God to give you Supernatural wisdom and self-control So that you will treat each other With absolute respect and purity And that … Continue reading

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Favorite — Birga’s Blog

Today, I would like to direct my reading friends to the blog of a dear friend who has written recently on the power of prayer in our daily lives. Although I had meant to try to re-blog this, finding that … Continue reading

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Stop That Nosebleed!

Did you know that you can often stop a nosebleed in minutes with a citrus drink? I didn’t either. But for many years, I did not need to know it. I think part of the reason was that my parents … Continue reading

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A Shocking Double Standard

It was the thing every child dreads: my parents were giving my brother and me THE LOOK. The kind of look that makes you start looking for an escape hatch: my parents were about to have us try a new … Continue reading

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