The other day, our church had a big potluck - huge, long tables lined with food, sides, and an abundance of desserts. I contributed a 9x13 spice cake topped with buttercream frosting. A cake which ended up
As I had predicted, his parents wouldn't hear of our marriage. I was forced to return home where preparations began for my marriage to Jacob. Ethan and I found a way to see each other a couple more times in the coming months, but without the support of our families we knew we wouldn't be able to
Somehow, every year after for the next five years, I would try to be at the river around the time of the vegetable harvest. And somehow, every year for the next five years, our paths would cross and we would spend the day
I remember it like it was yesterday - the day I met Ethan. It was the day that changed my life forever. I had grown up in the city of Aenon my whole life--all ten years of it--never knowing anything more or less than the village where my family lived. We were content with our... Continue Reading →
Tomorrow, those of us living in the United States of America celebrate our Independence Day. We can work our way up the social ranks and strive for happiness as we define it - because we are free. We can worship in whatever church we choose - because we are free. We can decide how our... Continue Reading →
Ok friends - let me hear from you! What is one cause (or more if there are more!) that is near and dear to your heart? This is your chance to raise awareness and give your cause a shout-out! There are so many possibilities: Soup kitchens Salvation Army Community Cleanup projects Cancer/disease awareness Children in... Continue Reading →
Hello and happy Wednesday! I just wanted to make sure you all were aware of the change! My posts are now being published on Tuesdays and Fridays! And a big thank you to all of you who follow my blog! Here's to a wonderful day! Copyright © 2018 Rejoicing In Hope. All rights reserved.
Oh my goodness you guys! Happy Friday! Today we are going to do something a little different! We're having a... This is my first EVER blog party that I've hosted! Most of you know how it works, but just in case, here are the rules party instructions: Everyone is welcome! But I would LOVE it... Continue Reading →