Motherhood: Ushering in Forgiveness 

“Women who have had the opportunity to extend forgiveness have the privilege and responsibility to teach the art of forgiveness. The question is, what are we going to do with our hurts? Are… Continue reading

The Silversmith 

It was Easter Sunday morning that two friends from Europe and I strolled into a jewelry shop nestled in the middle of the tourist area of the predominantly Muslim mega city that I… Continue reading

United We Shine

“It is the Christ-given Christ-likeness in each which knits believers into one. It is Christ in us and we in Christ that fuses us into one, and thereby makes each perfect. And such… Continue reading

The Joyful Sorrow of Saturday

“Easter is not an occasion to repress whatever ails you and put on a happy face. Rather, the joy of Easter speaks tenderly to the pains that plague you. Whatever loss you lament,… Continue reading

Goodbyes & New Beginnings

“Earthly goods are given to be used, not to be collected. In the wilderness God gave Israel the manna every day, and they had no need to worry about food and drink. Indeed,… Continue reading

Hope in the Midst of Fear

“Have you ever seen someone in the grip of fear? It’s dreadful in a child, but even more dreadful in an adult: the staring eyes, the shivering like an animal, the pleading attempt… Continue reading

Radical Love

“I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that… Continue reading

Missional Living Right Where You Are

“The first service that one owes to others in the fellowship consists in listening to them. Just as love to God begins with listening to His Word, so the beginning of love for… Continue reading

Sharing My Treasure

You see, we don’t go around preaching about ourselves. We preach that Jesus Christ is Lord, and we ourselves are your servants for Jesus’ sake.  For God, who said, “Let there be light… Continue reading

Identity Remembered

When we have been brought very low and helped, sorely wounded and healed, cast down and raised again, have given up all hope – and been suddenly snatched from danger, and placed in… Continue reading

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