Through His Eyes

Taylor discovered his love of photography last December when the sun shone through the leaves of the sycamore trees and the air was filled with the sound of Monarch butterfly wings getting ready to fly. Putting the camera to his eye, he discovered a new world and he hasn't looked back. Taylor loves … [Read more...]

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...]

The Stories & Phrases

I am finding, five months into this venture, that custom banners are my favorite. Hearing the story behind the "word" or "phrase" requested and working with the person to find the right color combination is invigorating! Thanks to Krista K. for sending this photo of a recently completed banner that … [Read more...]

Gnade: Our Story

Joy. It’s a funny thing this word. Funny how often we confuse it with the emotion of happiness. Over many years and many trials, I’ve come to learn that joy is more than an emotion. I believe it is a gift. A gift from the Holy Spirit. A gift that’s always with us if we but open our hearts to see … [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...]