Archive for 2012

Birthdays

Posted on December 10, 2012 at 9:49am by heatherscherer No Comment

For most people December is a time of preparing for and celebrating Christmas. Even those who are not Christians typically celebrate with an emphasis on Santa and no mention of the baby Jesus. But in my family we have so many birthdays to celebrate that Christmas is kinda a bother in the midst of all…

I Can Do All Things

Posted on December 5, 2012 at 10:13am by heatherscherer No Comment

This simple verse “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” has been one of my favorites for repeating in the tough times. My grandmother used to say “This to shall pass.” which is another good one for assuring myself that I can make it through whatever I am facing that is troubling…

Common Table

Posted on November 28, 2012 at 8:02am by heatherscherer No Comment

During this season of Thanksgiving, I celebrate all the blessings in my life. Thanksgiving has always been the big family holiday in my maternal family. Rarely did we have less than 30 people gathered at the table. After hosting became too difficult for my grandmother, we divided up the cooking and hosting was shared by…