Today is May 26, 2009…Elise’s 9th birthday!!! Nine years ago, God blessed us with our second little girl…Elise Mackenzie Butcher. Elise is truly a delight. She loves to laugh and make others laugh. Of course there have been challenges over the past 9 years, but Elise has given us far more good times than bad. … More Celebrating 9 Years!!!!
Tonight we celebrated the end of an era and a new beginning. Rachel’s 5th grade graduation ceremony was held tonight, marking the end of her elementary school days and ushering in middle school. Wow, I can’t believe my little girl has grown up so fast! The ceremony was very nice. Each 5th grade teacher read … More A Special Celebration
I heard a funny story today about how a liberal journalist can take a story and spin it into something completely different from what really happened. The story went something like this. A little girl is standing beside a lion’s cage looking in at the animal. She gets a little too close to the cage, … More Liberal Media Spin
Today’s post has nothing to do with my blog. Instead, I’m writing today because I’m going to help Rachel set up her own blog. She asked me a few weeks ago if she could start one. I debated on whether or not I thought it was a good idea and decided that it would be. … More A New Blog
I recently discovered the song Come Save by Sarah Reeves on iTunes. I really like the song. Today I found this video about her inspiration behind the song. Check it out… Now that you’ve heard her story you can listen to the whole song.
When it comes to reading, our kids could not be more different. Rachel absolutely loves to read. She would rather read than anything. Almost every night we find her in her room well after bedtime still reading. She can get a 500 page book today and be finished tomorrow. I’ll say reading is her passion! … More Reading Challenge
I love Psalm 150. It reads… Praise God in His sanctuary.Praise Him in His mighty heavens.Praise Him for His powerful acts;praise Him for His abundant greatness. Praise Him with trumpet blasts;praise Him with harp and lyre.Praise Him with tambourine and dance;praise Him with flute and strings.Praise Him with resounding cymbals;praise Him with clashing cymbals. Let … More Praising God…Psalm 150