Satisfying A Pasta Craving

6 Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; 7 and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6-8 Is life every crazy at your house? Like the kind of crazy where it hits 5:30 and…

Cuban Sliders

8 Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins. 9 Offer hospitality to one another without grumbling 1 Peter 4:8-98 I have mentioned before that I love taking one meal and turning it into another, and this recipe is one of my favorites! Last Sunday when we hosted small group,…

Cool Whip is great, but given the choice, make the real thing

“For You, Lord, are good, and ready to forgive, And abundant in loving kindness to all who call upon You.” Psalm 86:5 As a self professed southern cook, nothing more, nothing less, I love a good container of Cool Whip. It really is like the WD40 of southern desserts. It’s made it’s way into a…

Double Digits

13 People were bringing little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them, but the disciples rebuked them.14 When Jesus saw this, he was indignant. He said to them, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. 15 Truly I tell you, anyone…

Sibling Rivalry

Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since love covers a multitude of sins….As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace.  1 Peter 4:8,10 These are the only pancakes you will ever need in your life! They are so good in fact, that they…

When it’s so good, you make it TWICE in one week!

Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good! Blessed is the man who takes refuge in him. Psalm 34:8 With St. Patrick’s Day falling on a Sunday this year, I was excited to do an Irish themed meal for our small group. In all honesty, my days had been off all week, and I…

Double Duty

Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise! Psalm 95:2 Living in a college town definitely has it’s ups and downs. Traffic in August becomes unbearable, the lines at Walmart between August and May feel like they get longer and longer every year,…

Fish Fry Friday

Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a net that was thrown into the sea and gathered fish of every kind. Matthew 13:47 My very first job was at Runway Fishhouse in Baldwin, Ga. I learned many important lessons about being a good employee, but the most important thing I walked away with was a…