When it doesn’t make sense

When it doesn’t make sense

 Seven deaths. Seven deaths in two weeks. My husband and I are pastors, and in the last two weeks alone, we’ve experienced seven deaths around us. Five church members and two in the lives of friends. That’s a lot of funerals. That’s a lot...
Be Still

Be Still

 “If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all liberally and without reproach, and it will be given to him. But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for he who doubts is like a wave of the sea driven and tossed by the wind. For let...
A Carefree Life

A Carefree Life

 Have you ever heard a song that took you back in time? There is something about music that reaches into our soul and can cause us to remember another time and another place. Recently while I was driving, a song came on the radio. It reminded me of an easier time...
Who Let the Dogs Out?

Who Let the Dogs Out?

 Grrrr… That’s what my flesh was saying at 4:39am one morning when I was awakened (again) by the never-ending barking of my dogs. But what made me get out of bed and deal with them was compassion for my neighbors! They have never complained to...
Be That Girl

Be That Girl

 ‘Find her, the one they’re all talking about, the forgetful one that loses her shoes’… The classic tale of “Cinderella” has stood the test of time and draws crowds of girls of all ages, young and aged and knows no cultural boundaries. During my June ’17 trip to...