7 Acts of Generosity

7 Acts of Generosity

We are ending week one of 2015 and I’m just beginning to use my Word of the Year. I am thrilled to share the random acts of generosity that were either bestowed upon me or that I witnessed being generated to others. During this week, I’ve been very focused...
Joy to the World

Joy to the World

From the 2nd Chapter of Luke: 2 In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. 2 (This was the first census that took place while[a] Quirinius was governor of Syria.) 3 And everyone went to their own town to...
Alone for Christmas

Alone for Christmas

As I sit beside my decorated tree with Christmas music playing and my adult children wrapping presents in the next room; I am reminded that there are many who may be spending Christmas alone. If you are one of those dear people, this post is in your honor. Whether...
Chapter 3: Generosity vs. Busyness

Chapter 3: Generosity vs. Busyness

The series, “Women of a Generous Spirit” by Lois Mowday Rabey continues today with Chapter 3.  As the nest empties our roles begin to change, and our boundaries can be shifted. Out of Balance, the post which got this series started, began with the need to...
O Come Let Us Adore Him

O Come Let Us Adore Him

Last week I showed up for my hair appointment at HBI Salon. I always leave happy after my visits – for so many reasons. It is a salon filled with laughter, great service, and on this particular day, I discovered the true spirit of Christmas. As I walked in the...
What are My True Motives?

What are My True Motives?

Our empty nests will be much more cozy if the spirits who live in them are of a generous nature. In the post, Out of Balance, I shared how I stumbled upon the book, Women of a Generous Spirit by Lois Mowday Rabey. A series has been born and this is chapter 2. The...