New Designs for Pastor Appreciation

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Many congregations take advantage of Pastor Appreciation Month to formally convey thanks to members of the ministry team. While we’re enjoying the last lazy days of summer, October seems light years away. In reality, it’ll be here in less than six weeks! If you’re planning something in conjunction with ministry appreciation at your church, browse … Continued

Summer at the Garden

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Late August already: the new school year is just around the corner for some, while others have already returned to class. The last few months seem to have moved unusually quickly. Still, there’s more summer to enjoy. With overcast providing nice, even light last Friday afternoon, I grabbed the camera and headed in to Portsmouth … Continued

A Nod to National Lighthouse Day

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A friend informed me that today is National Lighthouse Day. Who knew there was such a thing? That said, I think it’s a fine idea. I love lighthouses! (And I have a sneaking suspicion I’m not alone…) 🙂 I’ve been spending a fair amount of time at Nubble Light at Cape Neddick, Maine this year … Continued

Stand up for Jesus

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Stand up, stand up for Jesus; The strife will not be long; This day the din of battle, The next the victor’s song. The soldiers, overcoming, Their crown of life shall see And with the King of glory Shall reign eternally. Lyric: George Duffield