Are you up for a challenge?

My friend, Janet, is doing something so amazing!  She has made a public commitment to be obey God’s calling — in the moment. I love her heart.  She is stepping up and stepping out.   I want to be more like Janet.  Not because she’s my sweet friend,...
WHY?

WHY?

  It’s a question I ask God often.  Why?  Why did a tornado rip my state a part?  Why do people have to suffer?  Why do little ones die?  Why do some parents abuse their children?  Why are their 500,000 children in foster care?  Why? What I realized is I...

The Stage of Life

All the world’s a stage and all the men and women are merely players   The online world has become a stage—for me and many others.  Most days I experience life with one eye on social media That’s a cute blog idea; that’s a great Facebook post; this is a great Twitter...

Finding Honor on Facebook

  “ It’s an honor to be a Christian.” It was a simple facebook update posted by a friend.  So simple, but so profound.  I chewed on this phrase for several days. It’s an honor to be a Christian. It is, but do I live that way.  Do I act like it’s an honor?  Do I truly...

It’s about One and one

Just the other day I asked the question – why do I do what I do?  I loved the responses – both public and private.  It’s a question I continue to ponder and pray over. Today I’m considering this calling to ministry.  And then I get caught up in the comparison trap. ...

Plus Jesus

Plus Jesus.  Life plus Jesus.  Me plus Jesus. This sounds good and for many years I lived this way.  Life with a little Jesus sprinkled in for flavoring.  I just added Jesus when needed.  If things got a little rough – plus Jesus.  If times got a little scary – plus...