I’m Ready to Make Time to Write

I’m Ready to Make Time to Write

 This is the story of my commitment for 2019; to take time to write.  The last time I posted anything on this blog was April 4, 2017.  Before that, January 1, 2017.  Before that?  June 23…  two thousand sixteen.  That makes me sad.  It’s not that I haven’t wanted to...

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But How  Will I Lead Them?

But How Will I Lead Them?

Recently I began reading through “The Story; The Bible As One Continuing Story Of God And His People.” Today’s reading took me to the part of the story where the Israelites are about to enter the beautiful and abundant land  that God had promised them.  Moses, who had...

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Let’s Make it a Great Year

Let’s Make it a Great Year

  Just after Thanksgiving, the  question “What do you love most about this time of year?” was asked on facebook. Here’s how I responded: “For me, it's the overall joyful atmosphere. It's a time that we get to begin again. We celebrate new life because of Christ,...

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Stepping up to Offer my Small Gift

Stepping up to Offer my Small Gift

You’re probably familiar with John 6: 5-15 .It’s the story of Jesus feeding the 5,000. A large crowd had gathered around Jesus to hear him teach. Knowing they were hungry, Jesus asked Philip “Where shall we buy bread for these people to eat?” He was only testing...

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I Wish I Was a Mom Like That

I Wish I Was a Mom Like That

Do you pale in comparison when you look at other moms? Stop it! You are fearfully and wonderfully made. Live your strengths, thank God for them. Be thankful for the strengths of those around you but stop trying to be someone els. It would be a boring and ineffective world if we all had the same strengths.

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Which Path Will You Choose?

Which Path Will You Choose?

In that one moment of decision, he changed his own life by doing the thing that was difficult, the thing that was unfamiliar, instead of going the way he had always known, instead of going the easy way.

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Am I Living an Empowered Life?

Am I Living an Empowered Life?

I recently had the privilege of spending the weekend at a campground (complete with showers and a kitchen!) with almost thirty beautiful Christian women from my church. Some were friends, some I knew their name and not much else, and some I had never met. I love how...

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