Monthly Archives: December 2013

Advent 2013: Week Two Recap

Amidst the hurry of the holidays our family took time to watch as Ann Voskamp lit the Peace candle from her farm in Canada. We read the devotional thought from Ann’s book, The Greatest Gift: Unwrapping the Full Love Story … Continue reading

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No Christmas

Sitting, watching, reminding, gathering my children and others as they prepare to participate in a lively church Christmas program, and finally I get a little time to read tomorrow’s Jesse Tree devotional from The Greatest Gift: Unwrapping the Full Love Story of Christmas, by Ann Voskamp.  … Continue reading

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Christmas Haiku

In a matter of moments I will be asking some elementary aged girls to write a Christmas themes Haiku, so I decided to try one myself. Westward Leading Wisemen travelling, Star in the sky beckoning, King Jesus to see. Blessings, … Continue reading

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Advent 2013: Week One Recap

On Sunday, December 1 we watched Ann Voskamp light the Hope candle on her Advent Wreath.  Our family is reading Ann’s Advent devotional, The Greatest Gift: Unwrapping the Full Love Story of Christmas, and adding to our Jesse Tree each day.  … Continue reading

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Advent 2013: A New Shoot

Today marks the first day of Advent, and my family and I will be marking the days till Christmas using a Jesse Tree.  We’re using Ann Voskamp’s advent devotional: The Greatest Gift.  Today we placed the ornament of the Jesse … Continue reading

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