Movie Recommendation – The Four Seasons Lodge.

The Four Seasons Lodge (available on Prime) is a precious documentary about a group of Holocaust survivors who travel to the Catskills each summer to spend time together catching up, reminiscing, dancing, singing, playing cards, swimming, drinking and worshipping. Little cottages dot the picturesque property and every year the groundskeeper airs them out in time…

A Thanksgiving Story

This past week-end we took an Uber to the Inner Harbor in Baltimore.  Maxwell, our driver, was an African immigrant from a small village in Nigeria who had been in the United States just a few years. His Honda was immaculate both inside and out and he described with pride how he worked hard to…

Thank-you!

I just want to take a moment to thank all of the good people who make my world and yours a more peaceful and hopeful place. From the healthcare worker who takes an extra minute to calm anxious nerves to the girl on Instagram who posts motivational quotes to brighten up strangers’ days. You are…

Because sometimes..

Sometimes it all comes down to what’s deep inside: Your faith, your will, your strength, your vision, your insistence, your confidence, your desire and your unyielding determination to fulfill God’s purpose for your life.

Challenging “default thinking.”

Our beautiful, new quartz countertops were installed last week.  The foreman used a Simple Green solution to clean them off.. again and again and again but he just could not get rid of the streaks. Concerned, he called the company and they sent out a representative. To our utter surprise, the man pulled out a clean,…