Faith

My normal cooking strategy is to bang pots and pans around in the kitchen until my actual-good-cook husband enters the space and says, "I'll do the main meal. You just cut the strawberries." Read on...


You know how outside elements – hail, debris or small rocks – have bounced off the windshield of your car with no damage a thousand times before? But then, for whatever the reason, perhaps the size of the debris, angle it hits, or speed you’re driving, one tiny pebble pounds into your windshield and starts a spider web of cracks. Have you also had moments in your life like that? Read on...


There is something so lovely about being called God’s masterpiece. God-an-artist resonates with me. Read on...






Do you know what caught my eye the other morning? The lists of genealogy in the Bible (Odd. I know.) I usually skip those sections because I prefer non-boring, but this time the name-after-name drew me in. And I felt something. Let me explain. So we love to read stories about the BIG PLAYERS in the Bible - brave people who did BIG THINGS in God’s name. We want to be like these all-stars. Read on...

I don’t like to have faith. I mean, I do…but only in theory. Because having faith means I’m okay with the unknown. And that conflicts with my desire to be “in the know” at all times. Read on...




She greeted me with a warm smile, like we were old friends, even though I barely knew her. Impulsively, I hugged her as I came through her door. She showed me around her lovely home: her cute kitchen with the pop of turquoise paint, her barn wood floors, a beautiful table here, a handcrafted shelf there, all built by her husband. I could tell she loved her home the same way she loved people. I was instantly glad I came. Read on...


My sister gave me a great piece of advice. She told me that each morning, she lays in bed and prays to see her day, and specifically the people in her day, through God's eyes. When I take her advice and ask God to help me see people and situations through His love, grace, kindness...though Him, it can completely transform my ordinary day. Read on...

Every day you and I get to be a part of a miracle. But I don't always see it. (Do you?) Read on...





My faith has deepened over the past few years. A number of variables have contributed to this change in me, but one realization has stood out...read on...

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