Starting the New Year with Vision!

Every year it is our family’s tradition to set goals for the upcoming year.  We sit down as a family, with a big pile of cinnamon rolls, a large tablet of paper, markers, and the day before us.  It is a wonderful tradition that we have built in our marriage and...

Variety- the spice of life

Feeling like sharing some yankee love in honor of Columbus Day……… Ok so I must add this initial disclaimer. If you are from the “north” this may not come as “variety” to you, I am pretty sure that narrows down the list to my...

Making the MOST of what God gives you each day!

The first weekend of October was FULL of blessings for our family!  Our friends the Johnsons came to visit.  They had family near by, so it was the perfect excuse to spend time together!  They are such a fun joyful, and faith-filled family.  We just LOVED getting to...

New Additions

See Sophie’s blog to find out about her “new additions” http://shadymaplegoatsfarm.blogspot.com/  

A WONDERFUL wedding!!!

Recently, our dear friends eldest son, Joshua, got married to Lisa.  Oh it was such a beautiful day!  Families gathering from all over to support, encourage, love, and sincerely welcome this beautiful union.  Joshua and Lisa patiently waited for God’s timing,...

Availability

Availability= making my own schedule and priorities secondary to the wishes of those I am serving. If we had to pick just one character quality to describe the VA FEW weekend, availability would be it.  The Staddons, Neelys, and Wilkes families all work together to...

Endurance

Some words you connect right away because you see the “overlap” in the words and meaning. For some reason it took me ages, I mean AGES to draw the connection I will mention below.  But first, WHY I needed to draw it. Hang in there with me- I will get to...