Monthly Archives: November 2012

Take a side.

My heart has been heavy lately. I find myself sad as I talk with friends and disappointed as I check my Face book homepage. I’m finding that as I open my Bible, the same message is being delivered to me … Continue reading

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What does God owe you?

We don’t often say these sorts of things out loud, but many of us live with a sense of entitlement. When life is hard, we feel it should be good. When finances are tight, we become shaken. When difficult things … Continue reading

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Get your praise on!

One of my favorite Bible characters is King David, who wrote the Psalms. I think I just love the simplicity of who he was and who he became, because of God’s grace. A simple shepherd boy who killed bears and … Continue reading

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A few helpful principles

Being a Mother of four has taught me a few things, one of which is to have a plan…and then to realize that it often get’s juice spilled on it and thrown in the garbage.. ok, no really, to try … Continue reading

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We just aren’t the same.

We aren’t all the same. I know this isn’t a newsflash, but it’s worth taking a moment to think about. We are such unique individuals. But unfortunately, this doesn’t always seem to sit well with us. We compare everything from … Continue reading

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Small Stuff: Day 3

It was a time of serious political unrest. King Ahab was the evil king of Israel at the time and took part in detestable “religious” activity, instead of worshiping God. God’s anger burned against the King and his wife Jezebel. … Continue reading

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Small Stuff: Day 2

This week we celebrate our oldest daughter’s seventh birthday. In the last seven years God has worked me over through the little people in my life, starting with her. After she was born, God brought another and another and still, … Continue reading

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Small Stuff: Day 1

I thought I would focus my blog posts this week on an important topic in the Bible, which can easily be missed-the small stuff.  While I have seen God do some really miraculous things in my life and will post … Continue reading

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Redeem the time

We each have callings on our lives. There’s the place you live. A role you fill. A position you carry. You are Mother or Father or maybe have to do both. You are a sister or a brother. A daughter … Continue reading

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