A Prayer in Spring by Robert Frost Oh, give us pleasure in the flowers to-day; And give us not to think so far away As the uncertain harvest; keep us here All simply in the springing of the year. Oh, … Continue reading Happy Spring!
How Do I Love Thee? (Sonnet 43) by Elizabeth Barrett Browning “How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach, when feeling out of … Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day!
Luke 2:1-20 1And it came to pass in those days that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. 2 This census first took place while Quirinius was governing Syria. 3 So all went to be registered, everyone to his … Continue reading Merry Christmas!
SIXTY YEARS AGO, up among the New Hampshire hills, lived Farmer Bassett, with a houseful of sturdy sons and daughters growing up about him. They were poor in money, but rich in land and love, for the wide acres of wood, corn, and pasture land fed, warmed, and clothed the flock, while mutual patience, affection, and courage made the old farmhouse a very happy home. Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
“Jane,” he (Mr. Rochester) recommenced, as we entered the laurel walk, and slowly strayed down in the direction of the sunk fence and the horse- chestnut, “Thornfield is a pleasant place in summer, is it not?” “Yes, sir.” “You must … Continue reading An Excerpt from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
With the recent hurricanes, I know that natural disasters are still on the minds of everyone. Seeing that Hurricane Irma was going to cover all of Florida, it was almost too difficult to understand. Especially, when its path changed, and … Continue reading Grace
“Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10 Do you ever take a moment to pause and pray? Do you ever stop to thank the Lord for His continual blessings? I know there are moments in my life … Continue reading Peace
Contentment is such a hard word to swallow. How can a person be content in a world that is constantly changing? Life is hard. There are constant battles and struggles to deal with, which makes contentment an ever changing word. … Continue reading Contentment
Once Scrooge chose to embrace a new life of selflessness, he started gaining a sense of contentment that was never before experienced. After the errors of his choices were made clear to him, he saw how incredible life could be. Continue reading Generosity
How can we make social media better? It drains so much of our time. It would be nice if our time on the internet was met with a purpose. Is there a way to shine our light in cyber world? Continue reading Failure to Communicate