Not By My Strength

Do you not know? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and His understanding no-one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. - Isaiah 40:28‭-‬29 I have witnessed His [...]

Searching for Great Books

I love to see my younger children playing out stories from the books we have read together . . . The other day the adventures of Roxaboxen, came alive in our backyard as paper flags were constructed and tied to long bamboo poles. Old buckets and various rocks were then used to build forts around each flag. For several days [...]

Dollhouses and Devotions

"Only God can create—we make out of what He has created." These often repeated words of my Grandma are clearly etched into my memory. A woman of high intellect and special artisan skill, my Grandma loved to make out of what the Creator has created. I remember stepping into her workshop and taking in the [...]