The Feast of Tabernacles- A Celebration of His Presence

This is the first year we have celebrated the Feasts of the Lord as a family. For several years now we have been learning about our Hebrew roots and the beauty of the Lord’s covenant love for His people. But honestly, in the beginning I was just overwhelmed by the idea of actually celebrating another … Continue reading The Feast of Tabernacles- A Celebration of His Presence

A Response to Halloween: It’s not the What but the Why that moves the Heart of God

As I sunk down in my morning chair with my hot cup in hand and started to discuss the plans of the day with my new farmer man, my mind began to fill with the questions of what to do tonight.  Although I do not like Halloween I am not absent from the pressures of … Continue reading A Response to Halloween: It’s not the What but the Why that moves the Heart of God

Baking Rolls and Lighting Candles: Reflections on His Resurrection the Night Before Easter

This day will begin with it and end with it in our house.  In the midst of baking cheesecake and marinating chicken my mind keeps going there… To the empty tomb. To the burial cloth lying there – lifeless and in a heap.  The face cloth neatly folded and off to the side because in … Continue reading Baking Rolls and Lighting Candles: Reflections on His Resurrection the Night Before Easter

Planting a Resurrection Garden: Our Story Told in it’s Roots

I never thought of it until today.  Our story of redemption, the perfect begining, the hard fall, the surrender unto death and sweating of blood, the raising and the telling of the good news to Mary… All of it was unearthed in the garden. Our life, our story is clothed in dirt.  Our very creation … Continue reading Planting a Resurrection Garden: Our Story Told in it’s Roots