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Try Something Old

Posted by on March 20, 2021 in Lent 2021, Try Something New Thursdays | Comments Off on Try Something Old

When I used to write in this blog regularly, I would share “Try Something New” posts on Thursdays. These posts inspired me to keep being creative. I had to try something new in order to write about it. I’ve lost that along the way. Maybe it’s the criticism and judgment that has stifled my creativity. Maybe it was the move […]

Try Something New Thursdays~ Confession

Posted by on January 25, 2019 in Try Something New Thursdays | Comments Off on Try Something New Thursdays~ Confession

It has been a particularly hard season for my family. Since last June, our church building has been undergoing renovations. We are very close to the end of this mammoth project that was expected to be done in October, but here we are on the doorstep of February and we are tired. And cranky. My husband has worked very hard […]

Try Something New (Again)

Remember when I used to write “Try Something New Thursdays” posts? It’s been awhile since I have been in any kind of blogging rhythm and I miss it. And so, I decided that I would write one of these posts this week. Except now it’s Friday. But I’m going to write it anyway. Trying something new and being intentional about […]

Try Something New Thursdays~ Art Journaling

A friend asked me when I started art journaling, specifically writing out Bible verses in a creative way. I told her about how I had started doing this with Gibson in our devotion time- we read a story and then draw a picture/art journal our response. I have been adding verses to the pictures. I kind of love the creativity […]

My Lenten Journey

Posted by on March 01, 2014 in Leaving a Legacy, Try Something New Thursdays | Comments Off on My Lenten Journey

  I am fully aware that it is not Thursday. It has been that kind of week. Motivation has been elusive, but I am compelled to share this post and in this case better late than never is certainly appropriate. The Journey Begins Our family has always had many traditions that surround the Advent season~ the time leading up to Christmas. […]