Dancing Dove - Pentecost 2013

Happy Birthday Church!!!

So… The Church is about to celebrate Pentecost.  The day of Pentecost is very exciting day for the Church.  Pentecost is the day Christians celebrate the birth of the Church.  One of the promises Jesus makes to his friends is that the Holy Spirit will come down and be with them. This wonderful Spirit gives us the […]

Reflections In the Rain photo copyright Cindy Wilkerson

International Day of the Girl

Today is the 1st International Day of the Girl. The Day of the Girl is a movement started to highlight, celebrate, and discuss the lives of girls around the world.  This day is focused on girls coming together to talk about their hopes, dreams, and opportunities.  This is a day that empowers girls to teach […]

My crazy dog Peaces thinking she can fit in the basket...

Happy World Pet Day!

Happy World Pet Day! Who knew this was a day??? It makes sense when you think about it. October 4th is the day marked to celebrate Saint Francis of Assisi. Saint Francis is the patron saint of animals and the enviroment. He’s also know for this prayer – Lord, make me an instrument of your […]

God our Comforter 
photo copyright - Cindy Wilkerson

A Prayer for Comfort…

Psalm 34:18 The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. Dear God, Thank you for being a God who comforts. Please be with me and all people who need your care today. Help us to hug, love, and smile at one another. Help us to remember – whenever […]

Going to School - copyright Cindy Wilkerson

A Prayer for the First Day of School…

  Dear God, Thank you for today – my first day of school! Help me to learn and follow the rules. Help me to make new friends and have fun. Watch over me God until the school year is done. Amen.  

A prayer for teachers...

A great way to start the school year!!!

A Prayer for Teachers   Dear God, Please bless my teachers with knowledge and care help them to teach me all through the year. Give them patience and laughter and unending joy An abundance of love for each girl and each boy. Please bless my teachers from the very start Pour Your Love and compassion […]

Loving father

Thank you prayer…

Dear Loving God in heaven above, Thank you for the people I love – for mommy, daddy, and brother too. Help us to grow in love with you. Help us to grow in love with each other. Thank you God for mommy, daddy, and brother. Amen.  

Angel

Sleepytime prayer…

Now I lay me down to sleep, I pray the Lord my soul to keep. Angels watch me through the night, And wake me with the morning light. Amen. Traditional      

Daily Bread...

God is great, God is good…

God is Great, God is Good, Let us thank Him for our Food. By His hands we are fed, Thank  You  God for Daily Bread. Amen. Traditional Grace…  

Learning and growing in faith…

Hope.  Such a good Word.  The Bible has so much Hope in it.  It’s not just that Jesus loves us but it’s all those other stories too.  Stories about healing and mistakes and forgiveness, and anger, and love.  Stories that remind me that God is Love, I am loved, you are loved, we are loved.  […]