Hungry Kids Need Praying Hearts

In yesterday’s newspaper I read an article about a local principal who was leading an effort to see that students in his school had food boxes for the Thanksgiving holiday. In our community that didn’t seem particularly newsworthy since several local organizations, including our food bank and the Salvation Army, had delivered boxes of groceries  […]

Tenacity of Flower Teaches Lesson to All

You know I love to grow flowers.  Especially dahlias.  Living in temperate Oregon, many of my favorite tubers winter over without digging or storage. The next spring they pop from the ground, ready to bloom again.  But one dahlia, a favorite variegated variety, started slowly this spring and stayed sluggish throughout the summer. Bummer. When […]