Conntecting the Dots

Posts Tagged: Easter

Celebrating Easter Even When it Looks Different

  My husband and I drove to our oldest daughter’s home in Washington state this week. Her husband had been scheduled for foot surgery, so they asked if we might come and lend a hand. “Of course,” we said. Besides, this is the first Easter weekend we’ve spent with them in years.   In pre-pandemic… [ read more ]

Keeping Good Friday’s Focus

Easter weekend’s a busy time. No doubt many of you, my readers, will travel to visit family or friends. Others—like me—will welcome family and friends into your home. My youngest daughter and her husband will arrive this afternoon, so I’ll shift gears in a few hours and prepare by cooking and baking. On Sunday, we’ll… [ read more ]

Why Easter Brings Joy

Do you remember these lyrics?   I’ve got the joy, joy, joy, joy down in my heart Where? Down in my heart Where? Down in my heart I’ve got the joy, joy, joy, joy down in my heart Where? Down in my heart to stay! I sang this tune as a kid in Sunday school…. [ read more ]

Recuperating from Trip

It’s April 10, and we’re home! It’s great to be back despite the waves of jet lag fatigue that roll over me as I unpack, do laundry, sort the mail, answer emails, and run errands. I’ll jump into the devotional blogging again on Easter Monday morning. In the meantime, enjoy the weekend – celebrate Jesus,… [ read more ]