I’m so thankful for books and literacy. I recently read in a missionary prayer letter about how we’ve had approximately 130 million books published in English since the beginning of the printing press. On our… More
Hallowed be Your name, oh Lord. Let Your will be done on earth as it is in Heaven.
We’re on the brink of a loaded November, and only You know what will come.
I know it will cause us all to need You just as much as we always have. Please bring us humility from Your heart and wisdom from Your storehouses.
We ask You, like the psalmist did, “Do not grant, Lord, the desires of the wicked; Do not bring about his evil planning, so that they are not exalted.” (Psalm 140:8)Continue reading “A November Prayer”
I enjoy heights. Even though I’m no hardcore hiker, I love a good vantage point. I first learned this when I helped my dad tear off old shingles on our three-story house.
There is something indescribable about an elevated view which lets you collect a tiny swath of a larger perspective.Continue reading “View from Below”
Today marks a very special birthday — of my husband Luke! And it’s high time I give him credit here in my little virtual space.Continue reading “The Man Behind the Scenes”
Once upon a time in a faraway land. . . you know the drill. All started out beautifully, but somewhere a shift occurs. The hero or heroine meets their downfall. Orphaned. Framed. Lied about by enemies and antagonized by impossible odds. At the very least, there are loads of chores.Continue reading “Wishing to be Wealthy?”
The church sings and reads of lovingkindness often. Have we perhaps become immune to what it means, or can we fully realize why Scripture declares it’s better than life itself?
Lovingkindness is a unique term. I’ve never heard friends say to one another, “You have so much lovingkindness.”Continue reading “Better than Life”