The Best Plan

Pearl Allard

Pearl Allard

A quiet invitation to glimpse and embrace God's love.
Pearl Allard

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I enjoy weeding. Our yard may not always reflect this, but there is something rewarding about observing change the instant I affect it. I’ve noticed something that disturbs me though. Since I don’t have a clue what I’m doing when it comes to planting, I revert to weeding. This wouldn’t be a problem except the Read More

The Cookies & Canvas Approach to Comparison

Pearl Allard

Pearl Allard

A quiet invitation to glimpse and embrace God's love.
Pearl Allard

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I don’t actually drink wine, but I participated in a Wine and Canvas event last year at 12 Corners Winery. (The owners are amazing, and their sparkling juice is phenomenal!) This fun and relaxing art entertainment event took place in the winery’s banquet room overlooking pristine vineyards. We brought nothing. We set up nothing. We Read More

We Never Lose; We Win or We Learn

Pearl Allard

Pearl Allard

A quiet invitation to glimpse and embrace God's love.
Pearl Allard

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Life is a lot like playing Angry Birds. We’re supposed to be actively involved in our advancing through life’s levels as we’re told to, “continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling.” (Philippians 2:12) And I believe God wants us to take risks and be fearless ,even in the face of mistakes. I Read More

It’s Ok to Be a Work in Progress (Mother’s Day Weekend)

Pearl Allard

Pearl Allard

A quiet invitation to glimpse and embrace God's love.
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Bad days were common, but this day – four years ago – was distinct. Everything set me off. I couldn’t talk without snapping at the kids, both of whom were active toddlers at the time. I was harsh with them over minor infractions. I raged around the house and threw one of their books in Read More