It was a typo. I was writing an email to my sister and I began it with “Hell, Melanie!”. I didn’t notice it, nor did she. When  she replied, I saw my original message, and my glaring mistake. What a difference one letter makes! Just the other day, something similar happened, only this time I caught …

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“Now, don’t get panicky, Ethel!” exclaimed a very panicky Lucy Ricardo to a calm, composed Ethel when she comes into Lucy’s cluttered apartment in a classic episode of I Love Lucy. In “Off to Florida”, Lucy and Ethel are supposed to join Ricky and Fred in the sunshine state, but Lucy loses the train tickets the …

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Four years ago, I wrote a small  Bible study on Proverbs 31. It’s a verse-by-verse walk through this wonderful chapter, doing one verse every day for a month. You can either just read it online or print it out and answer the study thoughts. I wrote it for myself, but hoped the Lord might be …

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We just survived a pretty rough rainstorm here. We had a bit of hail and some very strong winds! I am not too crazy about storms. I don’t like the “spiritual” storms of life any more than I do actual storms.  I’ve spent the day re-organizing my blog. In the process, I’ve skimmed over some …

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