Reader Nooks

Ahhhh, to find that cozy spot to cuddle up with a new book! It is such a delight to drift into the scenes the words vividly paint. A nook, a private space where you can sniff out the wonders and feel bound to know the rest of the story!  Holding a book in your hand…

The Journal of a Pilgrim

The promises of God that we have experienced and witnessed are best captured in writing. In the midst of ongoing trials, the journal entries of God’s faithfulness is the treasure that keeps our hope aflame! Like Ruth Graham Bell, today many record their thoughts in journals and on blogs. As scribes for generations to come,…

Songbird Amy Grant

Vince wrote a song called “When my Amy prays” – All my life I’ve known of Jesus, but that connection never came – And when my world was torn to pieces, I still couldn’t call His name. But when my Amy prays, when my Amy prays, that’s when I see His face. She gave me…

The History of Tea

“May I have a word?” Is a question the English asked whenever a response was needed; when an enlightenment was forthcoming; when a warning was necessary;  when one’s idea was politely given.  Indeed this attention arresting question was rather a civilized way to invoke a time to meet, a time for tea.  In Mexico today…