Then Sings My Soul – Family Event Recap

In celebration of the Christmas season, Word of Life presented a “Then Sings My Soul” family event which was hosted by Pastors Tim and Gayla Bagwell. What a musical extravaganza this was and there was not a better way to carry us through the holidays than with a new song in our hearts celebrating the […]

A Wreath for Every Occasion

A wreath is certainly not just for the holidays anymore. In my mind, a wreath is warm and inviting, and it can reflect your personality and the “flavor” of your home. It can serve as décor in a variety of ways: on your front door, on the fireplace mantle, in an office, or even as […]

HE RESTORES MY SOUL EVENT

Recently, Word of Life hosted a Gayla Family Event in which we were extremely honored to have Pastor Miriam Phillips speak on “He Restores My Soul.”  The evening was created as a “spa” experience visually.  As we walked into the foyer everything was done in Kentucky blue with white, filmy draperies hanging above.  There were […]

Blossoming Friendships: How to Plan the Perfect Summertime Brunch

“Above all things have fervent love for one another, for love will cover a multitude of sins. Be hospitable to one another without grumbling. As each one has received a gift, minister it to one another.” – 1 Peter 4:8-10 (NKJV) I always look forward to summer! As spring unfolds into summer, new life begins […]

High Tea at Tea Time

  Mothers and daughters have one of the most special relationships ever created! The bond between a mother and daughter is incredibly enriching due to the power and strength that weaves the two together for a lifetime. Holding and preparing a mother/daughter “high tea” (an extremely feminineevent!) is one of the few ingredients that can […]

Eating Healthy Doesn’t Have To Be Boring – Part 2

The holidays are over, and it is a brand-new year. You’re officially out of excuses for eating holiday cookies and buckets of caramel popcorn for lunch! It is time to start eating right and the new year is a great time to start getting healthy. The new year is a time when you’re in the […]

High Tea at Tea Time

  Mothers and daughters have one of the most special relationships ever created! The bond between a mother and daughter is incredibly enriching due to the power and strength that weaves the two together for a lifetime. Holding and preparing a mother/daughter “high tea” (an extremely feminine event!) is one of the few ingredients that […]

“Three-Fold Foundation for Winter Wellness”

The last picking of fall’s garden filled the bushel baskets in Grandma’s cellar with bold colors of gold, orange, and green. That “fresh-picked” fragrance from the bushel baskets would just briefly cover the musty smell of the cellar. Our barn boasted hefty hay bales that were ready for the cattle’s winter feedings. My new school […]

Entertaining through Tradition – Part 2

Below are some recipes to create a new tradition or two in your family! Chicken Vegetable Soup 4          skinless, boneless chicken breasts 3          T. olive oil 3          T. butter ½         yellow onion, chopped 4          thyme sprigs 4          garlic cloves 3          celery ribs, cut lengthwise and sliced into ½-inch slices 3          carrots, cut diagonally into […]

Entertaining Through Tradition: Making Life More Memorable

Family tradition is one of the greatest gifts that we can give to our children and grandchildren. In my home, I still make that great oven-roasted pot roast that my mom and grandma used to make every Sunday after church. I can still remember walking into the house as a child and smelling the wonderful aroma […]