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Pumpkin Pickin', Pumpkin Carving, Perfect Pumpkin Picnic Day!

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Pumpkin Pickin', Pumpkin Carving, Perfect Pumpkin Picnic Day!

I've been going through my blog post from 2017 because I need to free up some file space.  This was such a fun day for us, I wanted to share it.  This was only about  a month after Steve got out of the hospital from his hip surgery and strokes.  At the time, it took all his energy to get from the car to the pumpkin patch.  Now, he is fully recovered with NO lingering effects from the strokes. PRAISE THE LORD!  God is so good and I am so thankful for His faithfulness!   (Revised and reposted from 10/19/2017)  ...

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Holiday Family Gatherings: Tips to Let them See Jesus in You

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Holiday Family Gatherings: Tips to Let them See Jesus in You

    Over the hill and through to woods, to Grandmother house we go. It's that time of year when we get together with family and friends. It will so great to see everyone and you're looking forward to good food and fellowship. These are people you love and pray for them to know Jesus. You're determined to be a good witness and let Jesus shine through you.   And then during all the greetings and hugs, you suddenly realize your family is not perfect. This gets together isn't the Hallmark moment you envisioned and your determination to let them...

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What Family Favorites do you Serve with your Turkey?

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What Family Favorites do you Serve with your Turkey?

  Happy almost Thanksgiving! With Thanksgiving Day just a few weeks away, it's time to settle on that menu. Will you serve turkey or ham? Both? Something else? Once that question is answered, it's on to appetizers, side dishes, and desserts. And who is bringing what?   Every family seems to have some "must-haves" dishes. It is what makes the holiday feel like the holiday. For my family, green bean casserole is one of those dishes. But when my boys moved to Colorado and had Thanksgiving, their friends had never heard of that. My daughter-in-law does green spaghetti and Grandmas...

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