First Lady of the Reformation

Monday, January 15, 2018

But now the righteousness of God has been manifested apart from the law, although the Law and the Prophets bear witness to it—the righteousness of Godthrough faith in Jesus Christ for all who believe. For there is no distinction: for all have... More

Whatever You Do

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Do you feel like I feel sometimes? Do you feel like I feel when the overwhelming feeling hits me—the way I feel when I meet the seemingly impossible challenges, and the difficult situations, when I can’t seem to get done the things that I have sch... More

Mary, Did You Know?

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

“I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is Christ the Lord.”

—Luke 2:10-11

The sounds and smells and sights of Christmas are every... More

In the Midst of the Storm

Thursday, November 30, 2017

There’s a story in Mark 4 which many of us are familiar with. Jesus had been teaching His disciples, talking to the crowds, and telling parables to help them understand the kingdom of God. At the end of the day, when evening had come, He said to H... More

The Value of Rules

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

If I asked you about your family heritage, what tales would you tell? Who were your ancestors? Are you like them at all? Can you trace your DNA? Do you follow the family rules? Do you care at all?

My family, of the clan Montgomerie,... More

Finding Love in Leviticus

Thursday, November 02, 2017

“But if he cannot afford two turtledoves or two young pigeons, he may bring two quarts of fine flour as an offering for his sin.”

—Leviticus 5:11, HCSB

My journey at Dallas Theological Seminary has landed me squ... More

Does God Change?

Friday, October 13, 2017

I have recently been studying through the Minor Prophets section of Scripture and have camped out in the book of Jonah. When you contemplate Jonah in depth, a question you need to ask is: “Does God change?” It is an exceedingly good question, a qu... More

Good People Don’t Go to Heaven; Alive People Do

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Beware of people thinking they are good.  I'm scared for certain people. I see it all the time; look around and you will too. It goes like this:

I heard recently, he's in a "better place".

I saw a baseball player point to the sky... More

Clinging Curls, Daniel and Me.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

I have naturally curly hair. For those of you who have naturally straight hair, I’m going to let you in on a curly-hair-insider phenomenon known as “clingy curls”. Clingy curls occur when curly hair naturally sheds and wraps itself around everythi... More

Glorious Mornings

Friday, September 01, 2017

It was one of those glorious mornings that inspired me to quickly rise out of bed. We were on vacation in Florida. That first morning the sun, in its initial few seconds of peaking over the horizon, leaked through the blinds. The hope of a new day... More