Simple + Southern Sunday No. 27

“Search me, O God, and know my heart! Try me and know my thoughts! And see if there be any grievous way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting!” Psalm‬ ‭139‬:‭23-24‬sss24 “The love of God is greater far than tongue or pen can ever tell;
It goes beyond the highest star, and reaches to the lowest hell;
The guilty pair, bowed down with care, God gave His Son to win;
His erring child He reconciled, and pardoned from his sin”
-Frederick M. Lehman
1A lovely church with English Tudor style architecture! 2Unusual sunrise with a misty fog on our pasture!1A red barn-always demands a photo!IMG_8269Little birds on the loropetalum outside our dining room window!  Can anyone identify them?IMG_8273 Deacon is so proud of his new friend, Mr. Turtle! 2This beautiful old two-story mansion (near our home) was built in 1842.  Five thousand acres were purchased from the Cherokee Indians for the plantation!IMG_8494 Risotto with asparagus, Black Forest ham, mushrooms, and parmigiana-Saturday dinner at home!4 The world-renowned Fox Theatre was originally conceived in 1928 as a Shriners’ headquarters! Quickly it was sold to William Fox (movie mogul).  The 3,622-pipe Moller organ was the crowning addition when the theatre opened its doors on Christmas Day in 1929.  Butch and I have attended several plays and concerts in the splendid movie palace.  However, the most memorable concert was taking my Daddy to hear Johnny Mathis with a full orchestra performing a Christmas show in the storied Fox!!IMG_8444 New York City’s got nothing on our little downtown hotdog stand! barnMiniature log cabin completely handmade by my late uncle!flowerWe love sharing our week in pictures with you on Sundays!

“I was glad when they said to me,
‘Let us go to the house of the Lord!’”
Psalm 122:1

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    • Sharon, thank you for identifying! My husband is usually great with identifying all of our birds and he said he should have known that, but we are glad you clarified! Thank you for reading! Have a fabulous week! Blessings, Pam

  1. Helen G. says:

    loving your pictures. Would love to see the church and the plantation in person. We went to see Josh Groban before he was so famous at the Fox! Amazing place and amazing performer. Thanks for sharing. Happy Sunday!

    • Helen, thank you so much for your sweet comments. I drive by the old plantation often and never even think about how old it is and the history. It is still occupied! I love Josh Groban’s voice! Hope you have a beautiful week! Blessings, Pam

  2. Cindy says:

    Gorgeous photos! Deacon is adorable with his turtle friend…such a great picture!!!
    Thanks for sharing at AMAZE ME MONDAY!

  3. notimefordiy says:

    These photos are lovely! I love the barn! And my daughter would be smiling just like that if she found that turtle! Found you on the Titus 2 Tuesday link up! Thanks for sharing these great pics!

  4. I felt like I was just on a mini-vacation looking through your pictures. It was so relaxing and refreshingT

    The pictures represent a thankful record of all that God has blessed you with. He certainly established your border in a beautiful area.

    Thank you for sharing! I’m glad I stopped by. :-)

  5. Stephanie says:

    Your Sunday posts are always a joy and the images you share bring beauty and refreshment to the viewer. Thanks a bunch for sharing with Roses of Inspiration.

  6. Jann Olson says:

    So many wonderful images for Southern Sunday! And yes, a red barn always need photographed. Thanks for sharing with SYC.

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