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Dawn's New Day · 1W ago

Lessons in the Vine

Grape Harvest @ Gouveia VineyardsWallingford, CTImage by Peter Aldrich"Remain in me, and I will remain in you. No branch can bear fruit by itself; it must remain in the vine. Neither can you bear fruit unless you remain in me." John 15:4 (NIV)In the ...
Dawn's New Day · 4W ago

Training Kids to Rule the Playground

I sat sunning myself on the park bench watching her almost-five-year-old self scoop and si...
Dawn's New Day · 1M ago

On Growing Up Fully Alive

Image by Ted KerwinFlickr,com_photos/tedkerwin/4244725464My two middle grandchildren started preschool this week. While I'm excited for this milestone, deep down my heart wants to wrap them up and put them on a shelf for safe-keeping. But that's impo...
Dawn's New Day · 2M ago

What's the rush?

Autumn Solitude by Dawn AldrichBut Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed. Luke ...
Dawn's New Day · 2M ago

Hold me tight!

Image by Heather AldrichIf I could fly on the wings of dawn, stopping to rest only on the far side of the ocean--even there your hand would guide me; even there your strong hand would hold me tight! Psalm 139:10  CEBIf we're honest, we'd rather live ...
Dawn's New Day · 5M ago

Beyond Words

Rays by Surlan SoosayFlickr.com_photos/ssoosay/6995846806_CC BY-ND 2.0If you're joining me...
Dawn's New Day · 3M ago

Grammy Camp

Even when I am old and gray, do not forsake me, my God, till I declare your power to the n...
Dawn's New Day · 3M ago

Deep Dark Waters

Image by Steve CongerFlickr.com_/photos/dukie1/13937228763CC BY-ND 2.0“I will never leave ...
Dawn's New Day · 3M ago

Covenant: more than a pinky promise

Image by All HoldingFlickr.com_photos/116388762@N02/12315726084CC BY-ND 2.0My mother never...
Dawn's New Day · 3M ago

Little People Praise God, Too: Book Review

Little People Praise God, Too illustrates Psalm 150:6 perfectly: "Let everything that has breath praise the Lord!" Author, Lynn Calvin integrates multicultural children and special needs children into her story beautifully, expressing God's desire th...