Word Power

“Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love it will eat its fruit.” Proverbs 18:21 (nkjv)   Years ago I had a friend whom I loved. We spent a […]

Love is Patient I Cor 13

Do you really love me? Love has evidence. Among many things, Love is patient. Bible stories show us patient love through relationships- friendships, marriages, and parental love. I learned through relationships that love is patient. […]

Let’s Talk

People love to talk.  We talk about everything and anything, there is no topic that is taboo.  There are talk shows and shows that explore our feelings, shows that allow us to air our differences […]

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 […]

In God’s Hands…

Years ago when our son was little we bought him a gerbil, who, according to the immense knowledge of the local pet store employee, was a male.  Much to our surprise several days later we […]

Messy Moments

The house was finally put back together after a 13 day visit with my son and his family. On the last night they were here, my husband and son did the dishes. I watched them […]

Breathing in Your Grace

I need more God in my life. I remember when He first called me, when our relationship was new, the thrill of discovery and the promise of new life that danced within my soul.  I […]

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 […]

Be Kind, It’s the Nice Thing to Do…

On Christmas day last year we took our son out to IHOP for dinner since no one felt like cooking, and we had a very pleasant time visiting with him. The place was packed, of […]