Category: Living Gratefully

Celebration and Tears

Always be joyful. Never stop praying. Be thankful in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 The recipe for a good party is quite easy: Invite some wonderful people. That’s it; the rest of the evening takes care of itself. I did stack the deck somewhat by…

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Anatomy of a photo-shoot

If I wanted to stoop to the level of “clickbait” then I guess it would be tempting to lead with a photo like this one. You know what I mean: happy grandfather, cuter than pie baby, smiles all around. Or even the classic goofy grandparents, posing with three-quarters of their grandchildren, grinning like they have…

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Images of life and light

This week, with family coming in later today and a crazy weekend on tap, I am shifting to “Photo-Thursday.” I am honestly not sure what my posting schedule will be like over the next four to five days. Fortunately I have some fun images to share. So here goes. FaceTime with the baby: First, baby…

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