Fostering a beautiful journey

A special thanks to you all for your interest and prayers regarding our foster and adoption journey. It certainly has been an eventful one.Four years ...

March 2nd, 2021 |  


Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Celebration Brussels

Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Celebration Brussels

Hello! I have always loved my veggies. I like them plain, and I like to dress them up a bit sometimes.I happened to run across this recipe in an old &...

February 26th, 2021 |  


Yoder family prepares for a birthday

Elijah, our little boy who was a baby but yesterday, is getting ready to celebrate his third birthday on Sunday. In his 2-year-old mind, it didn’...

February 17th, 2021 |  



Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Bow Tie Broccoli Salad

Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Bow Tie Broccoli Salad

Hello! I like a side dish that is just sometimes out of the ordinary.This quick easy recipe is a fresh tasting little dish that goes well with everyth...

February 12th, 2021 |  


Loving others more than ourselves

I gaze out the window of our little office, wondering what tidbits to share with you all. My mind turns to the letters and notes I received from those...

February 9th, 2021 updated: February 12th, 2021. |  


Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Soft Pineapple Cookies

Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Soft Pineapple Cookies

Hello! What do you do on cold winter days? Bake!Heating up the oven helps to heat the house and, with the extreme cold temperatures we are experiencin...

February 5th, 2021 |  


The Amish Cook: A Yoder love story

As Valentines’ Day rounds the corner, my mind flips back 12 years ago, and how I got to know the man of my dreams.Whether we take the time for a...

February 3rd, 2021 |  


Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Broccoli-Cheese-Potato Chowder

Country Cooking with Lou Ann: Broccoli-Cheese-Potato Chowder

Hello! It’s always nice to have some hot hearty soup in the cold winter months.I like to make a pot of soup and have it for a couple of fast mea...

January 29th, 2021 |  


James and Deborah Wolfe, of Washington C.H., are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. James and Deborah were married on February 7, 1971 in Spr...

January 28th, 2021 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria’s ‘Secret Sister’ surprises

Last night I was the recipient of the absolute kindness of the dear youth girls in our church. Really now, they all made a huge splash for us married ...

January 27th, 2021 |