Pictures and Memories

The picture today is of my mom and dad in their home. I miss going to Illinois to visit them and I miss talking to them on the telephone. Pictures and memories keep them alive in my heart.┬áThese are my … Continue reading

Stop! In the Name of Love…

Priorities are set in our minds. We decide what is first, what we do now, and what we do later. This morning my cat, Templeton, was in a very “needy” loving mood. He trekked across my lap, across the back … Continue reading

The Nail that Pierced My Foot

I remember walking outside in the evening dusk to talk to my husband and son. The air was warm, a perfect ending to a spring day. Excited to share some news, I hurried out the door and walked to the … Continue reading

What Breaks Your Heart?

Hello, my name is Carol Ann, and I’m a sinner. I’m also a Christian. I’m no better and no worse than you. I don’t know everything there is to know about God and being a good Christian. Sometimes I do … Continue reading

God Knows There is a Reason

The first snowfall of winter always fills me with joy. I love watching the flakes coming down, especially when they are large and so close together, my breath catches in awe. I remember how my husband used to shovel the … Continue reading