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The Easter Tree

  My children woke Easter morning to a tree abloom with breakfast (Thanks to my sweet sister-in-law, Crystal, for inspiring this idea!) Dangling on yellow and purple ribbons from the white-blossomed pear tree in our front yard was everything we needed to begin the day at the table. Miniature boxes of cereal, personal packs of […]

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Family Faith and Fun Fridays: The Perfect Lamb

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:12   Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over […]

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Friday Faith and Family Fun: Kidnapped!

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:12 Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over the […]

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Family Faith and Fun Fridays: The Power of Play

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:12     Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time […]

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Family, Faith, and Fun Fridays: Broken To Beautiful

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:12 Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over the […]

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Pennies in the Fridge

Spring break officially ended today when the school bus chugged through the gray morning mist and honked its impatient horn at the end of our driveway. Joshua stood at the door and begged his big sister not to go, while pajama-clad Maggie made a mad dash across the yard in an earnest attempt to join […]

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Family Faith and Fun Fridays: The Search for Wonder

The 4:00 arrival of the lumbering yellow school bus marked not only an end to another school week, but also the beginning of  Spring Break. While the sheer thrill of NOT going to school is marvelous in its own right, the excitement around our house isn’t exactly off the charts this year. In fact, I might dare to say that there was a […]

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Family Faith and Fun Fridays: Guessing and Giggling

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:12   Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over […]

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Family Faith and Fun Friday: The Love Tree

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:12 Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over the […]

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Family Faith and Fun Fridays: The Hedges of Victory

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires.                                        -Hebrews 4:12 Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over […]

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