My sister reminded me to pray this prayer daily. I have made it a goal for the new year! Will you join us? Serenity Prayer God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things I can; and wisdom to know the difference. Living one day at aContinue reading “Happy New Year, 2014”
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Good morning beautiful people! Here we are on the threshold of a brand new year. It’s a little sad for me when one year ends and another begins. It’s like getting holes in the best pair of shoes you’ve had since you can remember. The shoes you wore when you met Mr. Right, the shoesContinue reading “Dawn Collins on closing of 2013”
Love has been borne in us. It is our beginning and our never ending…Look for the Star! Find the Star! Worship The Star! Sing of His Names, tell of His Glory, Give of His Love and show to all The Light that lights The World. Let us Worship in Song; “Lord, You are more preciousContinue reading “ADVENT-Week 4-LOVE”
“But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people.” Luke 2:10 NIV Let’s glance into the word “Advent” which literally means “coming toward” and embraces both the Child-King, born in a manger and the Sovereign Lord who will usher inContinue reading “Week 3 of Advent-JOY!”
“The second week, the first candle is lit again and the second purple candle is lit in the representation of peace. Christmas is known as a season of peace. Jesus came to bring us spiritual peace and is known as the Prince of Peace.” PEACE, come to us, we pray!
Deborah Chaves, Teacher, says; What would Christmas be without a beautiful poinsettia plant? So many colors and varieties are available today to choose from but red is still the favorite. There’s something almost magical about poinsettias. Taking care of a greenhouse full of them at Monroe Technology Center in Leesburg, Virginia beginning in August, IContinue reading “Poinsettias for Sale”
Sunday-December 1-Advent 2013: Prepare The Way-have HOPE-, hope permits Rays of light to make their way to us showing us a new scenic route from which to travel! December is such a fun, exciting time to reflect each day to make day 25 bigger than Santa’s ‘O Jolly Belly! Start day 1 with Hope!
Beautiful words that are a ‘foolproof truth’ that shows love like no other. Hebrews 13:5 among others gives us this assurance; “I will never leave you nor forsake you.” I pause to give thanks for each of you wherever you may be. I pray God’s love for each cup of hot soup, turkey leg, milkContinue reading “Happy Thanksgiving to ALL!”
Debi Chaves and MG Henry tell their Christmas Story: On a cool, crisp evening, November 19, 2013, members of CCI had the privilege of delivering thirty-six brightly wrapped gift shoeboxes to one of the area Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child Collection Centers. CCI of Leesburg, Virginia sponsored the shoebox project with others participating. Debbie Lattus,Continue reading “Operation Christmas Child”