Tag Archive for Family

The Gratitude Attitude!

Prayer hands

By Katie Heid There are few things more frenzied than a child’s birthday party at a roller rink.  My son had been the lucky recipient of an invitation to such a party, and I (along with a double dose of…

Called to Peace (Part 1)

Autumn bridge

Prince of Peace, Isaiah called Him, when he foretold the Savior’s birth.  And, to us, that Prince-of-Peace-Savior says this in Matthew 5:9  “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God.” Peace. It’s defined as a…

Highest Sanctuary

Stair to nowhere

My husband napped; I had worn him out from shopping on the steep Tennessee streets.  So, I wandered around the grounds of our hotel; the grand old lady is named after the town, “The Gatlinburg Inn.” She is an immense,…