Eternal Hope

Some people come into our lives for a season, a specific period of time...others come into our lives and stay. I met Kenon at Westmont when I was a resident assistant, and her husband, Matt, was the resident director. I loved Kenon the moment I met her. I’m not sure if it was her smile, or … [Read more...]

Gnade

This morning I got to package and mail banners to Finland, Canada, and Oregon. This afternoon I got to cut out and sew a banner for my friend in Vienna. She wanted hers to say "gnade" which means grace in German. This evening, while sitting at the hockey rink, watching Alyssa warm up before her … [Read more...]

Noel and Amor

Noel...Christmas...I have Evie to thank for reminding me to include this beautiful word in my Advent collection. Today I had fun looking through my Christmas fabrics, cutting out the letters and panels and sewing up a pretty Noel banner. Amor...the word Krista chose for her good friend Susi in … [Read more...]

Where I find myself

What a day...here it is November 1st, and I find my thoughts going in opposite directions. I am SO excited about the coming of Advent and can't stop thinking of new banners to make and sew. The textures of the fabric, the hum of my sewing machine, the light streaming in my windows... … [Read more...]