Prata Potpourri: God’s Inner Work, washing dishes, Insta Manifesto, Breakfast Pizza, more

By Elizabeth Prata We've had two weeks of intensely hot weather here. It started in May and just didn't let up. The hot dryness meant withering flowers and browning lawns. But today it's supposed to be cooler and rainy. I know the plants and flowers will drink up any moisture we receive. In my traveling …

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Prata Potpourri: RHE, divine order, false humility, book sale! more

By Elizabeth Prata We are winding down the last school days of the year. The kids finish at our school here in the south on Tuesday, May 21 at noon, and the teachers exit the building for the final time in the 2018-19 school year on that following Friday. It's a tiring but exciting time. …

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Prata Potpourri: Mocking, Notre Dame, Good Friday, more

By Elizabeth Prata Good, Good Father on Good, Good Friday. He was pleased to crush His Son, so that we may live. Enjoy your holy weekend, whatever you have planned. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I agree with this article, and also include photography in the 'no mocking' standard. There are ethics that go along with online communication, whether …

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Prata Potpourri: The Mind, the Sneakers, The Spirit, The Botanical Garden… more

By Elizabeth Prata @PreachersNSneakers is a hilarious new Instagram account that reposts photos of preachers' selfies, focusing on their sneakers and apparel. Apparently it is possible to purchase sneakers that cost upwards of $1000 to even $4000 dollars. The site features the online picture with price of the sneaker/footwear, along with a funny comment. Here …

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Prata Potpourri: Women’s Day, Fencing the Lord’s Table, Discernment thinking, Girl, again?? More…

By Elizabeth Prata My friend the school secretary related a cute story. One of the staff is retiring. The office personnel were congratulating him. A little student was nearby, and she was asked, 'He is retiring, do you know what retiring means?' She piped up, "Yes. It’s when you don’t actually quit your job, you …

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Prata Potpourri: Christmas, depicting Jesus in art, music, old Movietone reels

By Elizabeth Prata Time for another edition of Prata Potpourri, the ever popular phrase made famous by the game show Jeopardy! host, wherein I put forth various and sundry links on a variety of topics. I like using the words potpourri and sundry in the same essay. I'm a public school teacher's aide and so …

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Prata Potpourri: Parenting, Discernment book review, Prioritizing family, Songs of Lament, more

Hello and welcome to another edition of Prata Potpourri. I've found some interesting links and tossed them into the mix for your consideration. The week ended on a good note for me. To be honest it started on a good note, so all in all it was a good week! I hope it was for …

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