Remember and Celebrate

Category: No easy answers (memoir)

November 27, 2015

Thanksgiving 2015 – Shout to the Lord!

My husband and I were alone on Thanksgiving. “It’s all good,” I told someone yesterday. “Our children and 10 grandchildren are with their other families. Well, one is still in Ethiopia. We expect to have her here with us soon.” And I missed my mom and my dad. They are gone now, as are my...

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October 14, 2015

“Drooping Tulips and Forgiveness”

Second in a series of “No Quick, Easy Answers” for my Memoir.  (read about “Remembering” HERE)   While the story will be more complete for my family, I share here what I learned about drooping tulips and forgiveness. * * * Recently an acquaintance and I were talking about forgiveness. She had received unsettling news....

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October 5, 2015

When “Remembering” Doesn’t Seem to Be Enough

OR When I Am Afraid I’m depending Too Much on Others (This is the first is a series of posts entitled “No Easy Answers” which will also be included in  the Memoir I am writing for my family. Psalm 77 has long been one of my favorite Psalms. Opening with a desperate cry to God...

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