Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday Morning Coffee

I was so excited Saturday when someone Arlene, knocked on my door!!!  She brought be a cookie tin full of her homemade pizzelle!!  She also gave me that beautiful coffee/soup mug made of Polish Pottery!  It's hand painted and so pretty.....I love it and I love her pizzelle too!!

Monday's Mana;
When Moses was at the Red Sea, God told him to move forward before he told him to stretch his rod and part the sea. This confirms that at times, God will give you a command before the provision is seen! If the Lord has spoken to you to move, then what are you waiting for? It's in your obedience that the way will open! As you walk, the obstacle starts to disappear! In the name of Jesus, MOVE! Be Blessed.
Gregory Fleck

Family News
I so happy!  My grandson Matt, proposed to sweet Kaylea! 
I'm going to have another granddaughter!

Christmas Trivia:
Silent Night was written in 1818, by an Austrian priest Joseph Mohr. He was told the day before Christmas that the church organ was broken and would not be prepared in time for Christmas Eve. He was saddened by this and could not think of Christmas without music, so he wanted to write a carol that could be sung by choir to guitar music. He sat down and wrote three stanzas. Later that night the people in the little Austrian Church sang "Stille Nacht" for the first time.

The Singing Christmas Tree:
The GLOW ladies and their friends had a great time at The Singing Christmas Tree. 
Sue, MaryJane, Zephra, Connie, Mary, Pat, Arlene, Tara
I'm already looking forward to next year!!

We had great seats, up close, it was so much fun!

GLOW Christmas Party:
So very blessed to call these ladies my friends!
Sandy and Pat
Arlene, Linda, Zephra aka Sister Zee!

It's a wonderful time of year, and it's a busy time of year.  Lot's of activities have kept me from blogging this past week.  Hope to catch up with everyone soon.

Until Next Time

In all the hustle and bustle...
never forgetting the true
Reason for the Season.


  1. Lots of happy things happening for you Mary, that is wonderful! So much fun with all your friends too, Christmas memories are the best! Congratulations to your grandson, and his fiancee, very exciting for you :) Hugs to you today!

  2. I enjoyed your post today as always. Encouraging words! Glad you and your friends had a great time at the Singing Christmas Tree.

  3. You've made up for lost blogging time today, my Friend! Looks like you've been enjoying life. Glad you have your sweet friends to spend time with. Wish I could join y'all!

  4. We have visited the little church in Austria where Silent Night was first sung. It was magical, standing on a snowy night and listening to the beautiful words as the Choir sang them.

  5. Congratulations on the engagement and gaining a new granddaughter. So sweet. I love all your pics and have always wanted to see a singing Christmas tree. It's so wonderful to have a group of friends to enjoy Christmas with. Love the stories behind the songs that are written.

  6. We love pizzelles!! What a great gift! Your photos are wonderful and everyone looks so happy! Congrats to the newly engaged couple! Love is in the air!!

  7. Love all your pictures.. and what a wonderful surprise gift! You've been busy living and enjoying the Christmas season...that is what it is all don't apologize for enjoying life! Christmas is a time for family, friends, and most of all, JESUS! So take the time to enjoy the important things...and don't apologize. We are all in the same boat...and we will catch up after the excitement winds down.

  8. Your posts always make me smile...Merry Christmas Mary...

  9. Nice post. Lots of good things going on. Congratulations on your new granddaughter. How exciting.

  10. Beautiful!

    Congrats on the new grand-daughter-in-law.

    Love the Grinch t-shirt! ;)


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