Posts filed under: Days in the Year

An Easter Prayer

For this week’s Sunday Prayer, Michelle leads us in an Easter Prayer to renew a right spirit and focus within ourselves today and always! Blessed Easter from Planting Roots. An Easter Prayer by Michelle Heib Father, Today is the day...

The Beauty of Easter

On this Good Friday, we reflect on the Beauty of Easter with this poem written by guest writer, April Erhardt. The Beauty of Easter by April Erhardt I wrote this poem several years ago while my husband was on a...

Happy Valentine’s Day from the One Who Loves You Most

Happy Valentine’s Day! I know, I know, it’s the one holiday many love to hate. Some of us are still bearing the battle scars of horrific Valentine’s Days. Either you or your beloved was deployed or somehow separated by time...

Free to Remember and Honor

Pearl Harbor Day of Remembrance by Katye Riselli The flag flies at half-mast today. The simple shift calls us to remember and honor those lost on Pearl Harbor 77 years ago. An unprovoked attack shattered the peace on a quiet...

Significant

We stood on the edge of the green grass that day and looked out over the white crosses. My mind imagined the faces of young men who never went home. Boys really, many of them, who went to a foreign...

Happy Mother’s Day?

Perspective. It’s all in how you look at it, right? When my Dufflings were littles, cleaning their own rooms was a daily chore. I’m not talking the spit shined shoes kinda clean, more like there needs to be a safe...

Tax Day

For many people Tax Day or April 15 is a day they dread. I am one of the people who looks forward to Tax Day. I am a tax preparer. I love doing people’s taxes. I love seeing joy when...

Merry Christmas!

The day of celebration has arrived, a day for which we’ve been waiting and anticipating! As we’ve walked through the Christmas Devotional, Finding the Holy in the Holiday, we’ve seen glimpses of the people God has used, prophecies that foretold...

I’m In

  “Me too” are two powerful words that create immediate connection. In a matter of minutes, these two words can turn strangers into friends. Don’t think so? Our military world gives opportunities to use these words often. Have you ever...

With a Thankful Heart

  Thanksgiving makes my heart full and at times heavy, all at the same time. “Over the river and through the woods, to grandmother’s house we go…” As a military family we were very familiar with this song, and dutifully...
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