• Grace & Mercy | The Goodness Twins

    Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life. Psalm 23:6 Grace and Mercy – The Goodness Twins. They are found together in scripture and we often mention them together in prayer. But, have you noticed we are far more likely to discuss grace in our conversations and in our writings? We… Read more »

  • “Hard Is Not The Absence of God’s Goodness” (Kara Tippetts)

    My soul clings to the dust; give me life according to your word!  Psalm 119: 25 A few days ago, Kara Tippetts finished her earthly journey and went to her true home with Jesus. Her life was a story well written and finally complete. From the very beginning Kara taught everyone she met how to love… Read more »

  • Flight Now Boarding | Check Your Attitude At The Gate

    I wasn’t even supposed to be on the flight. I was a standby, far down the list. But after hours of praying, with only minutes before the gate was closed, we were given seats on the plane. I was aware we would be the last passengers boarding and we would have to take whatever seat… Read more »

  • Rest For A Weary Soul

    I’m tired, worn out and just plain exhausted.  There is still a long list of items unchecked on my ‘to-do’ list.  And, I know if I don’t forge ahead it will just be more items added to an already overloaded schedule tomorrow. But, I just can’t. go. on.  This isn’t just a physical tired.  It’s… Read more »

  • He Created Me Anyway

    I’ll never forget the days of waiting for my children to be born.  I spent so much time decorating their nurseries; buying toys, clothes, diapers and all the latest gadgets; and I would daydream and wonder of who they would be.  What would they love? What would they hate? How would they look when they… Read more »

  • How Sweet the Sound by Amy Sorrells

    One horrible act of violence spurs another unthinkable act.  The Harlan family, a true Southern family,  is left reeling in their own shock and grief; and intent on continuing to cover up their past transgressions and current tragedy to portray the appearance of the perfect family. Caught in the middle is Anniston, a wise yet… Read more »

  • Contagious Disciple Making by David L. Watson & Paul D. Watson

    This post is part of The Blog Spot Network, a community of bloggers reviewing books and movies represented by The Blythe Daniel Agency. I have been provided a copy of this book to giveaway in exchange for this review. All opinions are 100% my own. This post contains affiliate links. Email addresses are only used to… Read more »

  • Love Gives | Lust Takes

    I had planned to keep silent about this.  I didn’t want to be just another blogger lost in the void of cyberspace trying to talk about the appropriateness vs. the inappropriateness of the release of “50 Shades of Grey”. There are endless opinions and blog posts addressing this topic.  From those who are trying to… Read more »

  • Who Do You Say I Am?

    “But who do you say that I am?” Matthew 16:15 In this scripture, Jesus was seeking to know the crowd’s thoughts of His identity, but more importantly,  he wanted to know His role in the lives of his closest followers. Who was He for them? Even today Jesus still asks, “Who do you say I am?… Read more »