Hand Washing Day!

It is Hand Washing Day!  (If you are reading this on October 15). Who knew . . . Well, I didn’t.  I suppose you could still wash your hands if it is past the day . . . October 15 is officially hand-washing day.  I found out this morning, October 15, as I listened to a...

Prayers for when you are Stuck in the Muck

I took this picture of this cow last week on our Sunday walk. I was a bit concerned, actually, not knowing much about cows, for he… or she, seemed quite stuck and was drinking the muddy water. When we returned that way, she was still there, but faced in the...

Ode to October

For the second year in a row, I’m marking the first of October by a visit to our local pumpkin patch, which also has a wonderful array of squash.  I can taste the soup already, and if you haven’t had butternut squash soup, smooth and creamy with coconut...

On This Day

We’ve been listening to the morning prayers posted in Canterbury Cathedral in England, hosted by Dean Robert who often begins his time with a history lesson of this day. Today I am back in time with my own memories of this day, for today, September 23, marks the...

Lifting Prayers in Troubled Times

I was asked to offer the prayer for my church community’s on-line service for this coming week (First Baptist Vernon) and I realized again what a privilege it is to pray with and for my faith community, as we also remember needs in our city and around the world....

Pin It on Pinterest