Category: Devotions

Why Am I Doing This?

There he was, lying defiantly limp on the floor. All the other children were bouncing along their way to the next Vacation Bible School activity. Not this four year old. And there I was. I’d had it. I didn’t even want to be helping… Continue Reading “Why Am I Doing This?”

Seeing Vaguely

For now we see through a glass, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know even as also I am known. 1 Cor. 13:12 I remember the first time it hit me. It was one of… Continue Reading “Seeing Vaguely”

Why You Should Get Your Hopes Up

“Don’t get your hopes up.” I’ve heard it and said it hundreds of times. In fact, in an effort to prevent disappointment, this has been part of my inner dialogue since childhood. Right now, I am excited by some of the possibilities on my… Continue Reading “Why You Should Get Your Hopes Up”


I bought a new pair of running shoes today. Out with Nike and in with Brooks. Though I must say, it saddens me a bit. I’m not a brand-loyalist, but as some of you may know, the word ‘nike’ is a Greek word that… Continue Reading “Overcomer”

If You’re Feeling Tired Today……..

…… too. I probably stayed up too late last night and I think I’m coming down with a head cold – a perfect recipe for one tired mama! On top of that, our family life hasn’t recovered its pre-trip stride yet. Many activities and… Continue Reading “If You’re Feeling Tired Today……..”