The Overflow! where souls are filled and faith is spilled

Eyes of Faith

Our family is exploring the virtue of FAITH this month. Spurred on by the children’s ministry team at church who leads the charge on Sundays, we have begun to examine this not-so-simple concept throughout the week as well. The Apostle Paul says in Hebrews 11:1 that faith is being sure of what you hope for and […]

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Heart Housecleaning

I’ve been cleaning closets this week; digging sweaters and fuzzy sleepers out of hibernation in the spare bedroom and sorting, sorting, sorting through toys, bookshelves and cupboards. As I’ve been re-organizing, I’ve found myself thinking about a conversation Lizzy and I had a few years ago when I was cleaning closets before the arrival of our […]

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Why I’m Thankful for Cool Whip (or why I don’t bake from scratch!)

We’ve got a neighborhood picnic this evening; a chance for the busy families in our small culdesac to extend relationship beyond a mailbox greeting. There will be plenty of food and a warm campfire for roasting over. And there will be all kinds of clever and beautiful dishes created by the empty-nesters that live on […]

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