Author Archives: Kathy

Take 5 with Kathy – "Blessed are those…"

Happy Mother’s Day to all who are moms! We appreciate all you have done and continue to do for your children and inView full post »

Take 5 With Kathy

TAKE 5 with Kathy will resume Sunday, May 13 See you then!View full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Quality control…"

Two weeks ago my husband and I purchased new light fixtures for our kitchen. Ever since we moved into this home overView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Faithful to the Call…"

In my garden I love spring – I always have since I was a young girl. I can hardly wait to see the crocuses push upView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Just after sunrise…"

Point Pleasant Park, Halifax This past week, I enjoyed attending our church’s drama production, “This Very Night:View full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Many women were there…"

As I prepare, with Christian believers across our world, to celebrate Easter this week I am especially mindful of theView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "The fever left her…"

These past twelve days I have been recovering from what was supposed to be a “minor” surgery to remove the “View full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Beautiful and wise…" Part 2

Last week we began exploring the Biblical story of Abigail, a very beautiful and intelligent woman who was married to aView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Beautiful and wise…"

I’ve met many beautiful women over the years – I mean physically attractive, stunningly gorgeous, and just downrightView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "I heard but now I see…"

When was the last time the reality of something you heard become more up-close and personal? For me, it was this pastView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Courage under seige…"

On Wednesday, I was really saddened to hear of the death of Marie Colvin, a well-known foreign correspondent for theView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "When darkness turns to light…" (Part 2)

Someone told me this past week, “Kathy, you are so much more contented than when I first met you two months ago.” IView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "When darkness turns to light…"

As twilight gradually faded away into the darkness of night this past Tuesday, I was delighted to see the most beautifulView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Strength lifted up…"

As I’ve been meditating on the story of Hannah in the Bible, her persistence, unselfish devotion, humility before GodView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "When words fail us…"

Synagogue, Krakow, Poland Last week we left Hannah praying to God at the Tabernacle, the Jewish house of worship. As aView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Jeers and tears…"

When we shared together last week, we touched on an issue which seems to affect every woman’s life at some moment orView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Comparisons…"

This week I was challenged with a question that arose during my study of the book of James in the Bible. Our church’sView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Let it snow…"

Hubby’s picture at the waterfall near home I love snow! Now, I realize many people don’t share my sentiments andView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "A New Year Blessing…"

Happy New Year to all! Our back deck I’m always excited to hang up a brand new calendar in my kitchen (especially whenView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Following yonder star…"

My new outdoor nativity scene, 2011 “After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod,View full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Angels from the realms of glory…"

While the shepherds were tending their flocks that night so long ago, “an angel of the Lord appeared to them, and theView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "While shepherds watched…"

From my nativity scene Luke 2:8 says, “And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch overView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Away in a manger…"

The manger is central in my nativity scene This familiar Christmas carol takes many of us back to our earliest childhoodView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Anticipating Christmas…"

I love Christmas! Even more, I love getting ready for it! For the past week or so, I’ve been bringing up box after boxView full post »