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)

Strawberry Pretzel Dessert

2 c. crushed pretzels

4 T. sugar

cup melted butter

8 oz. cream cheese

1 cup sugar

9 oz. Cool Whip

2 (10 oz.) pkgs. fresh sliced strawberries

1 (6 oz.) pkg. strawberry Jell-O

1 cup boiling water

Mix crushed pretzels, 4 tablespoons sugar and melted butter. Spread on 9 x 13 baking dish and bake at 400F for 6 minutes. Cool. Mix cream cheese, 1 cup sugar and Cool Whip. Pour into cooled crust. Dissolve gelatin in boiling water and add partially thawed strawberries. Chill until thickened. Pour over cheese layer and chill until firm.