Mountains, Montreat, Maggie Valley, and Making Memories

Rebekah and I made good time Tuesday, heading to our Western North Carolina retreat, so we decided to give our two eldest grandchildren their first taste of PC(USA) Valhalla. Yes, I'm talking about Lake Susan and the Montreat Conference Center just east of Asheville. At first David and Beks were like, "That's an interesting stone …

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“Remain in my Love; Live in community; Don’t blow it” – Jesus

Author's note concerning photo archives: This blog loves great photographs. Unfortunately, pictures take up a lot of space. WordPress, by my estimation, provides enough room for around two-three years of archives before I hit the "you have used 95% of your 1.3 GB storage capacity" mark. Consequently, I'm deleting the oldest photographs as the need arises. …

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I lift my eyes up to the hills…

I lift up my eyes to the hills— from where will my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth. - Psalm 121 It's good to be back home... and to see some more progress in the kitchen renovations; but the beauty and the peace of the mountains is still working …

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