Trusting the Shepherd

The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, he refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name’s sake. Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with {Read More}

About Page Hughes

Page Hughes is a Jesus loving party girl who is always ready to have fun! She has been married to Dr. Les Hughes for over 30 years and they reside in Alabaster, Alabama. Les and Page have been blessed with 4 amazing children and 4 fabulous grand children who are the source of many great illustrations. Page loves people well through ministering to their hurts, cooking delicious meals, and partying with the purpose of leading others to a deeper relationship with Jesus. Page’s goal in life is to go to heaven when she dies and take as many people as she can with her.

What Real Friendship Says

My friend, Kimber, shared with me a talk she had with her almost teenage daughters. It was honest and insightful. Even as adults we need reminding what real, true friendships look like.  I know Kimber’s daughters were encouraged and I know you will be as much as I have been. “I have had a heart to heart talk with two of my kids this week about real, raw friendship. The sustainable kind of friendship that lasts far beyond a season of {Read More}

About Page Hughes

Page Hughes is a Jesus loving party girl who is always ready to have fun! She has been married to Dr. Les Hughes for over 30 years and they reside in Alabaster, Alabama. Les and Page have been blessed with 4 amazing children and 4 fabulous grand children who are the source of many great illustrations. Page loves people well through ministering to their hurts, cooking delicious meals, and partying with the purpose of leading others to a deeper relationship with Jesus. Page’s goal in life is to go to heaven when she dies and take as many people as she can with her.

Staying on Track without Losing It

Philippians 4:13  “I can do all things through him who strengthens me.” I have just come through one of the most demanding times of my life physically and mentally. Our son and his wife were having our second grandchild and he was trying to come midway through the pregnancy.  My daughter-in-law was put on bed rest and their one-and-a-half year old still needed full-time care while daddy worked. To compound the situation, they live several states and 11 hours away {Read More}

About Page Hughes

Page Hughes is a Jesus loving party girl who is always ready to have fun! She has been married to Dr. Les Hughes for over 30 years and they reside in Alabaster, Alabama. Les and Page have been blessed with 4 amazing children and 4 fabulous grand children who are the source of many great illustrations. Page loves people well through ministering to their hurts, cooking delicious meals, and partying with the purpose of leading others to a deeper relationship with Jesus. Page’s goal in life is to go to heaven when she dies and take as many people as she can with her.

5 Ways to Minister to a New Mom

A new mom can be overwhelmed with all of the changes going on in her body, her home, and her family. 5 ways to minister to a new mom 1.     If there are other children in the home offer to take care of them for an afternoon or a day. 2.     Offer to bring a meal complete with dessert. 3.     Bring paper goods to keep kitchen clean up to a minimum.  (Paper plates, plastic ware, napkins, and plastic cups.) 4.     Offer to keep {Read More}

About Page Hughes

Page Hughes is a Jesus loving party girl who is always ready to have fun! She has been married to Dr. Les Hughes for over 30 years and they reside in Alabaster, Alabama. Les and Page have been blessed with 4 amazing children and 4 fabulous grand children who are the source of many great illustrations. Page loves people well through ministering to their hurts, cooking delicious meals, and partying with the purpose of leading others to a deeper relationship with Jesus. Page’s goal in life is to go to heaven when she dies and take as many people as she can with her.

Give Yourself a Fresh Start

*Affiliate links included. After putting away the Christmas wrap, decorations, and trees most of us want to start fresh.  As I prepare to clear away the old and prepare for the new here are a few guides that have come in handy. * Is it something I need daily?  Leave these items close at hand (preferably not in piles on counters or tables). * Is it something that is just taking up space?  Get rid of it or store it? {Read More}

About Page Hughes

Page Hughes is a Jesus loving party girl who is always ready to have fun! She has been married to Dr. Les Hughes for over 30 years and they reside in Alabaster, Alabama. Les and Page have been blessed with 4 amazing children and 4 fabulous grand children who are the source of many great illustrations. Page loves people well through ministering to their hurts, cooking delicious meals, and partying with the purpose of leading others to a deeper relationship with Jesus. Page’s goal in life is to go to heaven when she dies and take as many people as she can with her.

Anchoring Deep 2015 Challenge

*Affiliate links contained in post. It’s that time of year again.  The time where everyone asks, “have you made any New Years resolutions?” I remember years ago making a resolution to read God’s word through in that year.  I had tried it before and found little success.  However, this time I found a friend to make the journey of reading God’s word daily with me.  My friend had been reading the Bible through for several years, and for her it {Read More}

About Page Hughes

Page Hughes is a Jesus loving party girl who is always ready to have fun! She has been married to Dr. Les Hughes for over 30 years and they reside in Alabaster, Alabama. Les and Page have been blessed with 4 amazing children and 4 fabulous grand children who are the source of many great illustrations. Page loves people well through ministering to their hurts, cooking delicious meals, and partying with the purpose of leading others to a deeper relationship with Jesus. Page’s goal in life is to go to heaven when she dies and take as many people as she can with her.

3 Creative Christmas Card Displays

During the Christmas season you may get many wonderful cards.  If you are like me you want to do something special with them, but sometimes it is hard to know exactly what.  Here are some ideas for ways you can display and even keep cards for years to come. Christmas card book:  If space is limited, making a Christmas card book could be a great way to display cards.  Using a hole punch place holes in the cards equal distance {Read More}

About Page Hughes

Page Hughes is a Jesus loving party girl who is always ready to have fun! She has been married to Dr. Les Hughes for over 30 years and they reside in Alabaster, Alabama. Les and Page have been blessed with 4 amazing children and 4 fabulous grand children who are the source of many great illustrations. Page loves people well through ministering to their hurts, cooking delicious meals, and partying with the purpose of leading others to a deeper relationship with Jesus. Page’s goal in life is to go to heaven when she dies and take as many people as she can with her.

How to Create a Caramel Apple Bar

For Thanksgiving or Christmas, setting up a caramel apple bar will be the hit of any gathering. It’s one of those interactive desserts your guests will be talking about for months! How to Create a Caramel Apple Bar  * Cut Apples into wedges then insert a skewer. You can use wooden or candy sticks. * Make caramel dip Caramel Dip Unwrap one bag of caramels and place in a microwaveable dish. 2 Tablespoons Evaporated milk 8 oz. cream cheese Place {Read More}

About Page Hughes

Page Hughes is a Jesus loving party girl who is always ready to have fun! She has been married to Dr. Les Hughes for over 30 years and they reside in Alabaster, Alabama. Les and Page have been blessed with 4 amazing children and 4 fabulous grand children who are the source of many great illustrations. Page loves people well through ministering to their hurts, cooking delicious meals, and partying with the purpose of leading others to a deeper relationship with Jesus. Page’s goal in life is to go to heaven when she dies and take as many people as she can with her.

How Much to Cook on Thanksgiving

Are you ever anxious and stressed about hosting Thanksgiving dinner, wondering if you will have enough food for those you are expecting?  Here is a guide to help you to entertain like a pro and know how much to cook on Thanksgiving. Following these guidelines, you should have enough (although you may need to count teenage boys and/or large men as two people). And if you have more than enough–Thanksgiving leftovers are great! Expecting 6 people Turkey 6 to 8 lbs. 1 {Read More}

About Page Hughes

Page Hughes is a Jesus loving party girl who is always ready to have fun! She has been married to Dr. Les Hughes for over 30 years and they reside in Alabaster, Alabama. Les and Page have been blessed with 4 amazing children and 4 fabulous grand children who are the source of many great illustrations. Page loves people well through ministering to their hurts, cooking delicious meals, and partying with the purpose of leading others to a deeper relationship with Jesus. Page’s goal in life is to go to heaven when she dies and take as many people as she can with her.

The Wounded Warrior’s Wife

The Wounded Warrior’s Wife by Hannah Conway is a fictional look into the life of a young couple dealing with long term deployment. Their struggles are the real struggles that many of our military families face daily. The main character finds herself not wanting to cause her husband to be distracted, but so much of life is lived needing the support of the other spouse. Whitleigh, the wife deals with life and death issues stateside as her husband is dealing with life {Read More}

About Page Hughes

Page Hughes is a Jesus loving party girl who is always ready to have fun! She has been married to Dr. Les Hughes for over 30 years and they reside in Alabaster, Alabama. Les and Page have been blessed with 4 amazing children and 4 fabulous grand children who are the source of many great illustrations. Page loves people well through ministering to their hurts, cooking delicious meals, and partying with the purpose of leading others to a deeper relationship with Jesus. Page’s goal in life is to go to heaven when she dies and take as many people as she can with her.