Ellendean's On Facebook... If you were looking at my Facebook page at the first of the year, you would have noticed that a new person (Ellendean Love) was posting there. Each day, since the first of the year, this southern lady has had a new word from God’s Word to share. No, my account has … Continue reading Oh, I’m Not Crazy…Just Blessed
I'm about to do something brand new. It's bursting out! Don't you see it? There it is! I'm making a road through the desert, rivers in the badlands. Isaiah 43:19 The Message Welcome to the Heart of My Heart... From the title you might think that this blog is just another bunch of sledge-hammering, religious … Continue reading The Journey Begins
I found this piece in my story file Wednesday, 3/13/19. It was written on 6/16/16. Time had dulled my memory of the sickness, but nearly three years later, I can still recall the delight of being so close to the Lord in the midst of this trial. * * * So much of the … Continue reading The Light of Day
No longer ashamed to say it, the truth is I ran away from God for over three decades. Since returning to Him, my way has been illuminated by the light of His extra measure of grace. He has turned my darkest nights into bright days, given me the strength to climb mountains of obstacles, and … Continue reading EGR
There’s no place like home, and my hometown is no exception. Although I haven’t lived there in many years, growing up in Charleston, Missouri has made a lasting impression on me. It warms my heart to keep up with some of my old friends there, and to see them rally around one of their own. … Continue reading Rallying Around
Oh my goodness! "WOW" is under the heading of “You Just Never Know What Can Happen.” To say it delights my heart would be an absolute understatement. The Back Story Last Spring I was downsized out of a job at an elementary school. Never saw it coming. I was assured that I hadn’t done anything … Continue reading WOW!
Ten miles from my hometown in Southeast Missouri you will find, all day and into the night, tour buses parked outside of what was once an unassuming small-town eatery. That was before an American staple took the place by storm. Now, folks come from all over the country to sample what has made Lambert’s an … Continue reading Catch ‘Em If You Can
Wow! Yay Facebook! That’s where I first saw this cookie shortcut. Thank you, Wendy Z. If you don’t know this secret already, you’re in for a delightful treat. These cookies are simple and quick to make, and will bring smiles to any and all who have the good fortune to eat them. Note: Attention bakers! … Continue reading Merry “Mixxies” A Christmas Cookie Shortcut