We had a sermon recently that ended with the pastor asking "What are you passionate about?" Actually, it was worded more like "What makes you angry?" but the gist was a righteous anger that should result in action. (God made us to feel things). I wondered if our pastor had come around with the microphone … Continue reading What are you Passionate About?
I've often wondered about a lot of things. I hope you do too, because God is so faithful to answer our wonderings. Sometimes, He answers as I seek and sometimes He answers out of the blue. Over the years, one of the things I have wondered is why on earth King David would get so … Continue reading I’ve often wondered…
Normally, I write my thinking - about homeschooling, culture and Biblical lessons... but apparently not always! I think high school was the last time I wrote anything fiction. It is NOT my genre! However, my daughter shared some guidelines to a writing competition with me, and for some strange reason an idea sprung to mind … Continue reading NOT my Genre
"I know it's hard, but God never gives more than we can handle!" I have heard this word of "encouragement" said to me and to others countless times. Remember Pastor Brunson? Brunson suffered years of imprisonment, isolation, and trials before finally being released from a Turkish jail at the end of last year. Pastor Andrew … Continue reading God never gives more than you can handle… Truly?
'Tis the time for weddings. The planning and preparation, the excitement and butterflies. So much energy, time and expense is put into this one day, one moment - and then it's over. The dress gets folded up, the party is over. June is also the season for graduations. Years and years of plugging away at … Continue reading Continue to the… Beginning?
Sometimes I get asked, "Are you a morning person or a night person?" My answer has always been the same. "Neither!" I am not one to be up at five and six in the morning, nor am I able to stay up past ten or eleven at night! So, when my eldest needed to get … Continue reading Challenged by an Early Morning
Written on the cover of a journal we receive, were these words... "...The successes that take place here will happen because you realized that the spirit of collaboration makes everything possible. Together we can accomplish anything." When I read this my mind immediately flew to the book of Genesis where God virtually says the same … Continue reading Challenged by a Magazine Cover