Our Gatlinburg trip was a little different this year. We spent lots of quality time together in our wonderful cabin – due to accumulation of ice and snow on the roads during the last few nights we were there. Yep … Dixie Stamped and Peddlers Steakhouse outings were canceled. Still, we had a great time! How could you go wrong with good friends spending relaxing time together, eating, playing cards, watching some feel-good movies, and studying God’s Word together in beautiful scenery?Read More →

Crismons (short for: ChRISt – MONagrams) are speical Christmas ornimates that convey a particular thought about Christ Jesus and what Christmas is all about.  Rob and Paula introduced these special ornimates to us a few years back … and it has been a delight to worship Christ in the ideas behind these ornimates again this year.  Pictured are those who helped decorate our Crismon Tree this year.  We are always thankful for the grace that God loved the world enough to send His Son, Jesus, who willingly gave His life for us to know and have fellowship with God.  We enjoyed the reminder of thisRead More →