God’s Call to Obscurity

I don't know about you, but I'm concerned and saddened over celebrity Christianity, which seems to come mostly (sad to say) from my USA homeland. Perhaps because I haven't lived there in so long (28 years precisely), it seems off-kilter to me. And lately, Paul's exhortation to the Thessalonians keeps running through my mind. And to [...]

After an Affair: Steps to Rebuilding Trust

We were young. Our marriage was young, and should have still been in the honeymoon stage. In fact, I thought it was. Until my husband went crazy over another woman. And my world fell out from under me. I rarely think of that anymore. Although there was a time when I thought I'd never think [...]

How to Raise a Generation Willing to Sacrifice

John Wesley said, "What one generation tolerates, the next generation will embrace." He was speaking of sin, and we see this, played out in history repeatedly. But I'd like to look at it from a different point. Kids continually listen and watch, and mimic us adults. And they often follow the examples they've been shown. Kids from [...]

Because My Child Lives

There's an old Gospel song, by Bill Gaither, titled "Because He Lives." But I'd like to take a different spin on it, and dedicate it to every unborn child who has come into the world. For there are many unborn babies who need saving. Babies like my son who was almost never born, and to whom [...]