count-down to Christmas #1

For it is good to be children sometimes, and never better than at Christmas, when its mighty Founder was a child Himself. _Charles Dickens Good Morning Dear Hearts, Welcome to a new season at the Cottage. Today we begin a Cottage Count-down to Christmas with something from […]

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getting ready for Christmas

The name of my house is “Contentment Cottage” because, like Apostle Paul, “I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances God allows.” This morning our devotional reading included the following, written by J.A. Marx. It perfectly explains my position on Spiritual House Cleaning…something I’ve […]

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give Thanks

O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures for ever! The Lord is my strength and my shield; in him my heart trusts; so I am helped, and my heart exults, and with my song I give thanks to him. In God we have boasted continually, and […]

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a stagnant pool

Today, in our quiet time, we read the following article by Lawrence J. Caldwell, a Christian writer whose contributions can often be found at CBN.com. I’m sharing it here because it spoke directly to my heart. I’ve spent years struggling in the same stagnant pool of […]

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