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Fill ‘er Up!

“… you will be my witnesses … to the ends of the earth.” Acts 1:8             I returned home late Sunday afternoon.  As I walked in the door, I stepped over a red toy truck.  I gazed around the room.  Granted, housekeeping is not my strength.  But this place was a mess!   It looked like […]

Setting the Pace for Grandkids

I LOVE having my grandkids at my house for an overnight! We watch movies, eat popcorn and stay up late playing card games. It brings joy to my heart to love on these children. But I know my “job” as a grandmother goes far deeper. I have been called by the Lord to impact their young hearts for Him. I cannot assume they will follow in my footsteps in the faith.

FaceTime with the Lord

Recently, I experienced the pleasure of FaceTime with my grown children. Since we are scattered across the East Coast, being together is a rarity. My sons arranged a FaceTime family gathering on a Sunday evening. Meanwhile, I texted my kids and told them to mark their calendars as the Jacobs were meeting face to face. At 8:00 p.m., I hit the link my son Chris sent me. Voilà! I saw his face. Over the next few minutes, the others joined. Soon my entire family was online together.