Every good thing given and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shifting shadow. (James 1:17)

Blackberry Jell-O Salad

2 boxes blackberry Jell-O

2 cups hot water

1 pint blackberries

1 cup chopped pecans

cup cold water (if using frozen berries)

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1 cup cold water (if using fresh berries)

8 oz. pkg. cream cheese

cup sugar

2 cups prepared  whipped topping

Mix Jell-O, hot water, blackberries, pecans and cold water. Chill. For topping, cream together cream cheese and sugar. Add whipped topping.  Mix together and top chilled berry mixture. (NOTE FROM PEGGY: This is 100% awesome!!!  One of the best desserts I've ever had!!!)