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Embrace the Grace · 5d ago

Broad Strokes

(This may sound like a bit of a soapbox post although that's not my intent at all.  Hugs to you all in advance.)"Different strokes for different folks!"  It was a favorite statement for my m...
Embrace the Grace · 1W ago

Too Wonderful!

It was a celebration for the history books!As a family, we just concluded three days of spectacular merry-making in honor of our dad's eightieth birthday.  We missed my brother's family.  Bu...
Embrace the Grace · 2W ago

Happy Birthday, Daddy!

Today is the 80th birthday of my dad!I realize how blessed we are to still have him around.  But this isn't your average 80 year old.  He's a lot more than just "around."  No cane or recline...
Embrace the Grace · 3W ago

Weather / Whether

It's COLD!!  And we're ecstatic!I realize that this time of year, "cold" is a relative term.  But the past two days here in central FL have been absolutely Brilliant with their blustery cool...
Embrace the Grace · 1M ago

Pot O' Gold

This may actually qualify as an addendum to the "Hospitality" post.We just said good-bye to guests who turned my house upside down and inside out.  They were LOUD, persistent and kept insist...
Embrace the Grace · 1M ago

Hospitality

Oh, how VERY glad I am to have my husband home!He and 15 others from our church just completed a short term mission assignment in El Salvador.  They came home exhausted and exuberant!  The v...
Embrace the Grace · 1M ago

"She's Where?!"

We're overdue for a bit of humor at Embrace the Grace.  So, I asked permission to share this story from Meagan's baby file.Actually since she was only five months old when it happened, the e...
Embrace the Grace · 1M ago

WHY??!!

It's the one syllable question being asked by millions, "Why?!"  And I have a response.This horrific loss of innocent life at the hands of another human being is beyond our ability to compre...
Embrace the Grace · 2M ago

Irma (Conclusion)

So, I promised a storm related story you could use to encourage others.  Here you go......One of the first hurricanes Frank and I experienced together was actually while we were living in Oc...
Embrace the Grace · 2M ago

Irma (Part 2)

What do 100 mile per hour winds sound like? They sound like a freight train throbbing all around you.  And during a hurricane, there's also a lower sounding "growl" competing for attention w...