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

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

Of His Goodness

Monday, August 28, 2023
Several years ago, I purchased a concrete vintage fountain at an outdoor flea market. I bought it for $35 dollars, a steal if you ask me! I got it working... Read More

The Patience of God: Hold Your Horses

Tuesday, June 06, 2023
“Hold your horses!” Though I did not understand the phrase, I did know Mother intended me to settle-down-and-be-patient. I still struggle with patience, but God does not. It is part... Read More

Our God is a Just God

Wednesday, April 05, 2023
Midway through Holy Week we turn to another attribute in our quest to know more fully the character of God. Comparable with seeing wrath as a quality of a perfectly... Read More

Boundless Love and Mercy

Wednesday, February 22, 2023
It’s Ash Wednesday, a day that begins the preparation for the celebration of Easter, otherwise known as Lent.  Joel 2:13 (NIV) says, Rend your heart and not your garments. Whenever... Read More

Our Loving God

Wednesday, February 01, 2023
Genesis captures the depth of God’s love for humanity in two verses. His love is displayed in those same verses, however, through His deep grief.Then the LORD saw that the... Read More


Thursday, July 14, 2022
June 1, 2022 represents the half-way mark in an already busy, transitional year for our family. One of my children is moving out of state, while another moves back to... Read More

Mandatum Novum

Thursday, April 14, 2022
My childhood was filled with special church events and services. We moved a lot, and consequently were involved with a variety of denominations, each with their own take on Christmas... Read More

5 Greek Words for "Love"

Monday, February 14, 2022
The Five LovesWelcome! How wise of you to be researching love. Few things in life are more important than true love—except maybe a nice MLT: mutton, lettuce, and tomato sandwich.I... Read More