Maybe This is For You

The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; His mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; ¬†great is your faithfulness. ¬†Lamentations 3:22, 23 Yesterday after lunch I found myself deep in thought while cleaning up the table and doing the dishes. ¬†Each week the kids rotate chores {it’s been working so…

Repeat After Me….

The other day the kids started whooping and hollering, “Look Mom!! Look out the window!” I was on the phone but asked the kind person  if they could hang on for one second. With this kind of excitement I knew that whatever it was it had to be dang good!! Oh my. Their enthusisam didn’t…

Two Worlds…His and Ours

As he was handed the package of crackers by the April GO Team members, he couldn’t bite into them fast enough. We aren’t even sure if he knew that the wrapper was a wrapper, or if he thought it was all  part of the food or if he just didn’t care, he was *that* hungry….

Storms

We were just outside Emma’s new home doing wash. We hung it all across the lines and came into the house. About 15 minutes later, this was the sky. Storm clouds are rolling in and the wind has arrived. At the same time, our hearts are heavy with the ‘storms’ around the  world.  A terrorist…

Gettin’ All Gussied Up…

As Easter Sunday approaches, much preparation and thought will have  gone into what everyone will wear. Somehow, somewhere, someone started the ‘tradition’ of dressing up extra special for Easter.   Stores clothes racks which once were laden with fancy dresses and darling little boy suits will now be nearly emptied as moms and dads looked…

Thoughts from My Heart

Dear Bloggy Friends, As I have prayed about what to post today, the Lord reminded me that He has given me a platform as a mentor to many.  First and foremost, I have an obligation before Almighty God to share His heart with you, as I have done hundreds of times in the past regarding…

My Mom-in-Love and My Mom

I started our Place Called Simplicity just because I love to write and thought it would be nice to chronicle life’s journey for my family.  My hope was that one day they would would read to it to their children and get to know their Mimi who loved them so much. Somehow the Lord had…