My Grief Journey

My Grief Journey By Jodi Decker Dedicated to Marie F. Nasch                 This past week I remembered  the fourth anniversary of my mom’s passing.  I took  wildflowers from my garden to her grave site.  I […]

Women of the Bible: Lessons Learned

Women of the Bible:  Lessons Learned By Jodi Decker                 When you think of Lifetime channel movies…you think of cheesy, romantic comedies and chick flicks.  However, while I was channel searching, and I ran across […]

A Very Minimalist Christmas

A Very Minimalist Christmas By Jodi Decker                 This year we had a “minimalist” Christmas.  No, it’s not a case of Christmas blues, and I’m not a Grinch or a Scrooge.  It’s a case of […]

Heavenly Reunion

Heavenly Reunion by Jodi Decker             This month’s theme is “reunion.”  Perhaps you just had a Thanksgiving family reunion.  Perhaps you have relatives who live out of town or out of state, and you had […]

When Your Small Group Becomes Your Bosom Buddies

When Your Small Group Becomes Your Bosom Buddies “Blessed is the man (woman) who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in Him.” (Jeremiah 17:7)             October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  This may […]

Back to School for Adults

Back to school time…we might think of buying new school clothes and supplies…all those school activities…homework.  If we’re homeschooling, it’s ordering curriculum and lesson planning.  Since I am a teacher, it’s reading textbooks and planning.  […]