About 9:00 p.m. our neighbor walked out on his deck which is above our house and set off firecrackers to welcome in the new year. I suspect he and his wife are now snug in their bed. They will not stay up late, but move into the new year refreshed. I'm planning something similar--without the fireworks!
I know it is a bit late, but still, I wanted to pass along a treat for any of you who are staying up late! This receipt is from a missionary friend of mine.
is in me? The words I say to you I do not speak on my own
authority. Rather, it is the Father, living in me, who is doing
his work." And, "Very truly I tell you, the Son can do nothing
by himself; he can do only what he sees his Father doing,
because whatever the Father does the Son also does."