Mortifying Moments & How to Avoid a Major One

We’ve all had them: mortifying moments. Recently as I stirred a huge pot of chili, I recalled one such moment in my life. I was a fairly new wife who covered every detail before company arrived—like cleaning the entire house and working on the meal. One particular day, we hosted my husband’s aunt, uncle, and cousin. I think […]

Drawing Near: Able to Forgive

Dear Readers, Holidays can bring out the best in us … and the worst. As we find ourselves enmeshed in all that Christmas involves, undoubtedly we’ll face relationship issues as well. Today’s prayer addresses this unfortunate reality and our need to forgive. It’s true: another person’s brokenness can unravel the fabric of our hearts. Tear us. […]

Drawing Near: As If You Sat Right Beside Me

Abba! Father! You caught me off guard. Like a wave that drenches me unexpectedly… Refreshingly Delightfully! You washed over me in a love so warm and personal… As if You sat right beside me, embracing me with a joyous smile stretched across Your holy face. And I’m still in awe. Thank You for Your love […]

Ministry Update: Blogging & Fundraising, Writing & Speaking

photo credit: bob.bachand via photopin cc   Dear Readers, Oh, it’s so good to sit and picture your faces, which brings a smile to mine. I hope you’re enjoying the Lord this week and growing ever closer to Him. I love to imagine Him sitting right next to me as I read His Word and […]

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