Ministry Update: Snapshots of Nicaragua – Part Two

“Behold, I say to you, lift up your eyes, and look on the fields, that they are white for harvest.” John 4:35, NASB Dear Readers, It feels like I’ve been working in slow motion since my return from Nicaragua. As deadlines loom and family joys occur, my focus scatters. I’m so busy contemplating one thought to the next that I struggle to accomplish daily goals. Subsequently, I look forward to reminiscing as I write, remembering the simplicity of ministering in Nicaragua. Our goal each day consisted […]

Ministry Update: Snapshots of Nicaragua – Part One

“May the beloved of the LORD dwell in security by Him, Who shields him all the day, And he dwells between His shoulders.” Deuteronomy 33:12, NASB Dear Readers, It’s great to be home! Thanks for your love, prayers, and support. So much happened in the past few weeks that I struggle with what to share. Perhaps some snapshots will say it best… 3/16/17 – Jehovah-Shammah Our ZMI team met at the Charlotte Douglas Airport at 4:30 am. My Mark and our eldest son, Everett, accompanied me […]

Ministry Update: And I Thought Last Month’s Update Was Exciting!

“Bright eyes gladden the heart; Good news puts fat on the bones.” Proverbs 15:30, NASB Dear Readers, It’s wonderful to reconnect after my couple weeks off. My family and I shared a lovely time at Kure Beach, and I’m so grateful for the Lord’s provision of rest and relaxation. I thought you might enjoy seeing what we saw that last evening as the six of us sat in front of the ocean, relishing every last moment—well, at least Mark and I were! God loves beauty, that’s […]

Ministry Update: Struggles & Strength

Dear Readers, Sometimes I struggle with discontentment. Lately, it’s been a hairstyle/hair color thing. I know—really a useless and vain topic to dwell on. But real. So yesterday the Holy Spirit brought thoughts of contentment to mind, which these verses articulate: “Godliness actually is a means of great gain, when accompanied by contentment.” 1 Timothy 6:6, Nasb “I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am.” Philippians 4:11 Amen. Thank the Lord, I’m not feeling as dissatisfied or impulsive today. God is answering my […]