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

Panic

“Only Christ himself, who slept in the boat in the storm and then spoke calm to the wind and waves, can stand beside us when we are in a panic and say to… Continue reading

Losing Home & Finding It

“God takes away the world, that the heart may cleave more to Him in sincerity.” Thomas Watson  I’ll never forget her innocent question that made my heart swell with pain… “Is this our… Continue reading

He Saw A Miracle

It’s the first time that I have been left alone in this country since we moved here one year ago.  My husband is on an entirely different continent and here I am with… Continue reading

Trusting Her to God

“Save others by snatching them from the fire…” ~Jude 1:23 “What’s this?” she said as she picked up my anchor wax seal from my desk. “Oh that is what I use to seal… Continue reading

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