Friends & Family March 2022

By Barbara Rainey | March 30, 2022 | 0 Comments

What a difference a few weeks make! Earlier this month Dennis and I went to the farm (my mom’s birthplace that my brothers and I inherited after her death in 2020) for a couple days. We wanted to check on work we’re having done to make repairs and updates to the over 100-year-old house. While […]

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The Barbara Rainey Podcast: Preparing Your Heart for Easter

By Barbara Rainey | March 3, 2022 | 3 Comments

I have a question for you to ponder today … How do you celebrate Easter in your home? A few years ago I realized how very important Easter is and it actually surpassed Thanksgiving as my favorite holiday! I’ve always known it was important, but in the words of Paul, without Easter our faith would […]

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The Barbara Rainey Podcast: Love As God Defines It

By Barbara Rainey | February 3, 2022 | 2 Comments

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and for many people, it is one of the most disliked days of the year. It creates unrealistic expectations on both husbands and wives and if you are single, it tends to rudely remind you that you don’t have a special someone to spend the holiday with. Love […]

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Valentine’s Day is Two Weeks Away!

By Barbara Rainey | January 31, 2022 | 0 Comments

  Happy Monday, friends!  “We love, because He first loved us.” 1 John 4:19 Two weeks from today, there will be balloons and flowers galore as we celebrate Valentine’s Day. It’s the florists’ biggest season of the year! And I do love flowers. As promised, here is how you can sign up for our new […]

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3 Ways to Savor the Savior This Week

By Barbara Rainey | December 27, 2021 | 8 Comments

Stop for a minute. Yes, Christmas Day is now over, but don’t hurry to box up the ornaments and purge the regalia from your home! Recently on December 26 a national morning show featured an “expert” happily talking about packing away decorations and properly disposing of your Christmas tree. “It’s time to move on” was the […]

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