The Promised Gift

Sunday, May 19, 2024
When I think back to the day of my salvation I remember two things: the courage it took to walk down the aisle in my tiny, small-town church, and the... Read More

Just Submit!

Monday, April 22, 2024
Submission—I’ve always flinched at the word. Maybe it’s because I grew up in one of the early generations of little girls born after the women’s suffrage movement. Maybe it’s because... Read More

Easter: According to Whom?

Sunday, March 31, 2024
How do you celebrate Easter? I’ll bet this week has been filled with coloring boiled eggs, or a hunt for candy-filled plastic eggs, even chocolate bunnies. For girls, the picking... Read More

Crown of Thorns, Crown of Beauty

Wednesday, March 27, 2024
It had been brewing for weeks. Even though the incident itself had passed, the ongoing emotional upheaval continued. I had been wronged and I could not get past it. I... Read More

All Hail King Jesus!

Sunday, March 24, 2024
It was the third pilgrimage to Jerusalem for Jesus and His disciples. As they walked through Jericho to Bethany, others on their way joined the group: “That’s Jesus! He heals,... Read More

Pillar People

Sunday, February 25, 2024
James, Cephas and John, those esteemed as pillars, gave me and Barnabas the right hand of fellowship (Galatians 2:9, NIV).I overheard a wise man refer to a young couple as... Read More

Thereto I Pledge Thee My Troth

Saturday, February 10, 2024
While I like to reflect on the beauty of a January snowfall in the homeland (Canada), not so in Texas where snow flurries usually mean nothing more than icy roads... Read More

Journey to Worship

Friday, January 12, 2024
January 6 was the feast of Epiphany, a day many celebrate the visit of the Wise Men who traveled “from the east” to worship Jesus, “the king of the Jews”... Read More

The Compelling Nature of God

Friday, December 29, 2023
Before my mother passed away we were going through old photographs, making notes about the people and events. As I scanned through them, I realized they revealed a side to... Read More

Immanuel: God With Us

Friday, December 22, 2023
I have so enjoyed our exploration this year of the attributes of our awesome God. What better time than Christmas to consider the depth of His love with the name... Read More