Hope for Holiday Depression ~ Grace & Truth (Week 101)

Christmas is often heralded as “the most wonderful time of the year.” In fact, there’s even a song making that proclamation. So it must be true, right? For children and Continue Reading →

God’s Kind of Woman ~ Grace & Truth (Week 94)

Have you ever felt like your pursuit of godliness required you to go on a “personality diet”? Maybe your sense of humor ought to sober up. Maybe your leadership skills ought Continue Reading →

When Fear Holds Me Back ~ Grace & Truth (Week 90)

I tend to think that fear is one of Satan’s most powerful weapons against Christians. That might come as a surprise to you. Because there are a lot of awfully powerful weapons in Continue Reading →

When Your Calling Comes to an End

I can’t remember the last time I typed a post through tears. Until now. You see, my kids are starting school tomorrow. And no, I’m not the mom crying tears Continue Reading →

If Your Light Has Gone Out ~ Grace & Truth (Week 84)

Maybe it’s because my husband and I renewed our vows this past Sunday in a sweet ceremony following our 9-week marriage class… but there was no doubt about what today’s Continue Reading →

Fighting Distractions ~ Grace & Truth (Week 83)

I am a highly distractible person. My to-do lists are long, my responsibilities many. Plus, I’m pretty sure live news stories, moment-by-moment status updates, incoming text messages, automatic this, and Continue Reading →

Five Ways to Protect Against the Surprise of Evil ~ Grace & Truth (Week 76)

What makes you afraid? What evil possibilities steal your sleep and cause your stomach to knot with dread? Cancer? The death of a loved one? The choices of a wayward child? Continue Reading →