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 […]

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All Drugged Up and No Place to Hide

My husband and I recently enjoyed dinner with some small group friends. As parents frequently do – we engaged in conversation about our “wayward” children; offspring who’ve wandered away from the faith in which they […]

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Call Out the Best in Others

Affirm what could be… Encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing. –1 Thessalonians 5:11 I was having lunch with a friend who told me, “I’ve listened to […]

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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, […]

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They Will Be Won Over

How I long for the day when I can have a conversation with my loved ones about what the Lord is doing in our lives! This is something I have prayed for for years, even […]

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Be You Best Self in 2018

Comparison of our worth is a cruel lie that tortures us as women. We look at our lives and think if only my life was like hers I would be so happy. When our lives […]

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A Case of Happy

Does “happy” rub off? For the despondent, every day brings trouble; But for the happy heart, life is a continual feast. –Proverbs 15:15 (NLT) A few years ago, a study was published reporting that emotions […]

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How Now Frau Cow

Many years ago, I had a part-time job working for Weight Watchers®. Most of the people I met remain largely forgotten, save for one woman. Her name escapes me, though her stature, demeanor and commanding […]

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Give More! Live More!

Give More to Live More! John 12:24 says, “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains alone; but if it dies, it bears much […]

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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 […]

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