faith · life

go into all the world

He who continually goes forth weeping, Bearing seed for sowing, Shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, Bringing his sheaves with him. ~Psalm 126:6 Today, in our morning devo, my kids and I read Psalm 126.  It relates the emotions of the Jewish captives as they receive the news–Good King Cyrus decreed that they could return… Continue reading go into all the world

dairy-free · food · pinteresting · recipes

easiest ever rolls

When I found this recipe on Pinterest, I didn’t realize it would be life altering.  These rolls are light and fluffy, super yummy and best of all are done in under 2 hours!  Yes, that’s right.  Two hours.  You’re welcome.   Anytime I’ve served them, they’ve gotten rave reviews.  My Love can’t resist sneaking one… Continue reading easiest ever rolls

faith · life

do not let my lips deny you

A man we know recently returned from a trip to Egypt and shared the evidence of God at work in that place.  While there is religious persecution in Egypt, there is a growing community of Christian converts.  It made me think of the hardships many Christians face. Because we live with relative religious freedom in North America,… Continue reading do not let my lips deny you

food · recipes · side show · what's for dinner?

farm fresh balsamic beans

I miss having a garden of my own. It’s particularly sad because there’s nothing better than beans or tomatoes fresh from the garden.  Thankfully, we have a local farmer who sells lovely produce from his garage at the best prices in town. As we were driving near his home one day we decided to stop… Continue reading farm fresh balsamic beans

faith · family · life

baptism day at the beach

We had an exciting event at our church this summer.  Three people made the decision to publicly confess Jesus as their Saviour through baptism.  Most exciting for us?  One of them was our df girl! It was a lovely day, as we gathered on the beach this particular Sunday.  After a short talk about the… Continue reading baptism day at the beach

coastal livin' · family · life

summer + family = love

“All in all, it was a never-to-be-forgotten summer — one of those summers which come seldom into any life, but leave a rich heritage of beautiful memories in their going — one of those summers which, in a fortunate combination of delightful weather, delightful friends and delightful doing, come as near to perfection as anything… Continue reading summer + family = love