Bible time is something that can be just another thing on a checklist to accomplish each day, especially when going through difficult seasons in our lives. I know I personally go through patterns on this subject. I can get down and discouraged in my daily routines and somehow, even though my new heart knows better, … Continue reading 6 Ways to Add the Bible to Your Busy Day
I'm pretty surprised at what most people in the live-aboard community consider a "tiny budget". It's actually shocking. Living aboard a boat is dramatically cheaper than living on land (at least in overpriced developed economies). But most of the people in the community are either fixed-passive income types, or people who have tens, even hundreds … Continue reading That’s Rich
"beau·ty /ˈbyo͞odē/ a combination of qualities that pleases the intellect or moral sense." ~Google Definition~ We see beauty in creation, in friends, family, children, and blessings of all kinds. The essence of beauty is God Himself: Psalm 27:4 "One thing I have asked from the LORD, that I shall seek: That I may dwell in … Continue reading Beauty
"Tell them, Jeanne, please tell them that women must be beautiful inside; they must look like Jesus Christ to speak for Him."
We love this soup in our home. It's the perfect comfort food for a rainy or cold day. Packed with flavor and nutrients! I must apologize because this dish got eaten up before I could actually take the photo. I used a photo from my source of information instead. This is the recipe that inspired … Continue reading Pressure Cooker Italian Wedding Soup
Who was Abraham of the Bible? Why is he "Father Abraham?
I found a new pocket chart at the local thrift shop for $0.75! I haven't set up our printer on the boat yet (long story) so until then, we've been finding less conventional ways to use it. This is a table top pocket chart that has pockets all over one side, … Continue reading Easy Review for Any Subject
The Lord is NOT a big "buzz-kill" in the sky!He loves us intensely, and wants to sanctify and share our hearts' passions.
Jesus did in fact affirm the righteousness of the law - which includes homosexuality and adultery. However today, if you survey the Christian landscape - you would think the Bible is dedicated to bashing homosexuals and drug addicts. This hypocrisy has reached the extent of shaming, bashing, and pointing fingers at sins such as these. … Continue reading Homosexuality & Immorality from the Biblical Perspective
We had an inexplicably cold winter in Port Aransas this year. We had planned our move around it being a tropical environment, so we only brought a blanket for each bed. Well, within the first 48 hours of moving aboard the trimaran sailboat, it snowed. You read that right. We even have pics of palm … Continue reading Hack for storing extra bedding on a boat.