Peace On Earth

I saw a Christmas card offering blessings of peace to the whole world. It was lovely. All Christmas sentiments are. It’s wonderful to desire peace, joy, and hope in this season and always. But when […]

A Christmas Companion

As an official member of the ‘Empty-Nester Club’ I’ve gotten used to my routines and habits without the pitter patter of little feet running through the house (well, at least until he became a teenager, […]

Change My Heart O God…

Change My Heart O God…   Yet, O Lord, you are our Father. We are the clay, you are the potter; we are all the work of your hand. –Isaiah 64:8   In college, I […]

Why Do You Love God?

Why do you love God? A simple question, but one that is so profound.  I’ve recently found myself pondering this question, and others, in my heart. What are my motives?  Is my love for Him […]

Pop Quiz Anyone?

I hate tests. No, really.  I hate them.  Especially pop quizzes.  In high school I was a poor test taker.  They made me so nervous that I often failed them simply because I froze and […]

Whom Do You Please?

I was blocked on Facebook. You wouldn’t think that it would bother me, but it did.  It kinda made me think about what I had done or said or posted on that had been so […]

I’m not a Box…

Growing up I always wanted to be someone else.  I wanted to be prettier, smarter, thinner, more outgoing, more…well…anything else that wasn’t me. It didn’t help that the world around me agreed with me.  From […]

Our Good Shepherd

In the 18 years I’ve been a Christian I’ve accused God many times.  “Why aren’t You helping?”  “You allowed this to happen so it’s Your fault.”  “You made so & so who did such & […]

Spring is here!

I love Spring. I love the flowers blooming, I love the freshness of a morning breeze, the cool nights spent gazing at the moon.  I love the sound of the birds singing outside my window […]

His Grace

I was reflecting this morning on my journey of faith throughout the years. I came to Christ when I was 15 years old and I never could have imagined the opportunities, places, people and experiences […]