The Feel of Gratitude ~ Grace & Truth (Week 99)

Some of the richest truths I’ve encountered in God’s Word have come from time spent lingering. Contemplating. Pondering. When is the last time you spent a few extra moments entering into Continue Reading →

For Those Who Struggle to Find Time to Be Still ~ Grace & Truth (Week 93)

It’s a mantra that gets repeated a lot around here, because it’s one that’s worth repeating: God desires a relationship with you. So much so, that He went to extreme 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 →

Dear Children’s Ministry Worker…

Something fantastic happened at my house several days ago. Something we’re still rejoicing about. I shared about it at Satisfaction Through Christ, and it’s my prayer that you’ll be encouraged. Continue Reading →

Help When You’re Overwhelmed and Under-Wowed ~ Grace & Truth (Week 74)

 From the end of the earth I will cry to You, When my heart is overwhelmed; Lead me to the rock that is higher than I. Psalm 61:2 This is Continue Reading →

God Changes Hearts: Leading Our Loved Ones to Jesus ~ Grace & Truth (Week 63)

I’m guessing that you probably have loved ones who don’t yet know your Jesus. I bet that makes your heart ache. Maybe it’s something you think about often, lifting them Continue Reading →

21 Things I Love About Fostering

We’ve been fostering children for two years now, during which time we’ve had eight children in our home as long-term placements, plus over a dozen more for shorter “respite” stays. I’ve been Continue Reading →