Acts 1: 26, Then they cast lots, and the lot fell to Matthias; so he was added to the eleven apostles. I don’t know about you, but I love being #2.  You see, #2 usually […]

Dare Angel

Those of you who know me – or have heard me, for the matter – know that I may be loud but I’m far from brave. That is why my latest streak of courage has […]

Me, an Evangelist?

Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. (Matthew 28:16, NIV) If you’ve been reading this women’s blog for […]

Amanda’s Prayers

Amanda travels around Guatemala City providing pedicures and manicures to people, in the comfort of their own homes.  I met her when I was about 12 and she’d come to my house to work on […]

More Than Enough

This morning, a high school teacher called the Christian radio station I was listening to, tearfully expressing the overwhelming fear and anguish she felt after hearing of yet another school shooting. “I’m not concern for […]

New Dreams To Come

The start of each January usually finds me eagerly working on my resolutions for the new year to come.  This is a time I reflect on my life and, like many of my fellow goal-setters, […]

Expectant Prayers

2016 was one of the best years of my life, both personally and spiritually. So I welcomed 2017 with great enthusiasm and expectation for the months ahead, without a clue of how very difficult they […]

Feeling Sad This Christmas

I was 8 years old when I first heard that Christmas could be a sad time. I remember so vividly being at my grandmother’s house, standing by her beautiful tree, completely mesmerized by the shimmering […]

Have You Taken a Look at Yourself Lately?

James 1:22-24, 22 Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says. 23 Anyone who listens to the word but does not do what it says is like someone who looks […]

Beyond Prejudice

Imagine this: You travel to France to finally fulfill a life-long dream of visiting Paris, the City of Lights and Love. Oh-lah-lah! Actually not. Your excitement comes crashing down when the Parisians – the very […]