Entries by Mary Brunette

The Beauty of Autumn

Just after the death of the flowers, And before they are buried in the snow, The comes a festival season, When nature is all aglow – Aglow with a mystical spendour, That rivals the brightness of spring, Aglow with a beauty more tender, Than aught which fair summer could bring. Emeline B. Smith, “Indian Summer” During […]

Did You Leave Your Mark?

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law. Galatians 5:22-2 This year I turned 60 and my Mother became 95. It is true, when I look in the mirror, I see the person that I was at 30 and […]

Homecoming 2019

Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, the fruit of the womb a reward. Like arrows in the hand of a warrior are the children of one’s youth. Blessed is the man who fills his quiver with them! He shall not be put to shame when he speaks with his enemies in the gate. ~ Psalm […]

Toolbox for Spring

 “But now listen, Jacob, my servant, Israel, whom I have chosen. This is what the LORD says— he who made you, who formed you in the womb, and who will help you: Do not be afraid, Jacob, my servant, Jeshurun, whom I have chosen. For I will pour water on the thirsty land, and streams on the dry […]

Let A New Adventure Begin!

“Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things have passed away, behold, new things have come!”  2 Corinthians 5:17 Too often we let responsibilities and daily tasks interfere with us exploring the world around us and learn how we can better ourselves, our family’s life and the world. Evaluate obstacles, […]

Welcome, Welcome, Share This Feast

Let them give thanks to the LORD for his unfailing love and his wonderful deeds for mankind, for he satisfies the thirsty and fills the hungry with good things. Psalm 107: 8-9 Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated primarily in the United States and Canada as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of […]

Preserving Your Family History

For the Lord is good; his steadfast love endures forever, and his faithfulness to all generations. Psalm 100:5 There are several great web sites that can give you information on preserving old family pictures and documents. These family documents represent your past and show you the abilities or gifts members of your family possess, both past and […]

Caregivers

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.” —Matthew. 11:28–30 Wikipedia describes […]