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Prayers for Your Friend’s Health

Prayers for Your Friend’s Health

This post is part of a prayer challenge, 21 Days of Prayers For Your Friends. If you would like more information about the full challenge with daily email prayer guides, I invite you to find it here. Times of sickness are unavoidable in this fallen world. Some...
Praying the Scriptures: Prayers for Strength in Times of Sickness

Praying the Scriptures: Prayers for Strength in Times of Sickness

May I offer you some hope for tough times? You'll receive a set of encouraging Scripture cards plus a copy of my helpful guide, 5 Blessings of Trials. I need hope! This post may contain affiliate links. This means you support this ministry by making a purchase,...
Even at Gunpoint, Yes, I Am a Christian

Even at Gunpoint, Yes, I Am a Christian

“Mama?” my eleven-year-old asked. “What would you say if someone held a gun to your head and asked if you were a Christian?” This is one of those times when I wish she could still fit on my lap. Because I’d love nothing more than to fold...
Worth Your Everything

Worth Your Everything

Do you ever spend time thinking about God? I do. (Though not as often as I should.) And recently I’ve been thinking about how grand He is. How resplendent. How monumentally awe-inspiring. When I gaze at the Blue Ridge mountains that charm me from the serenity of...
Hope

Hope

Lice, urine, and poop. I’m sorry. I probably should’ve warned you before blurting that out. But those three words sum up last week pretty well for me. In no particular order. It was definitely not my most glorious week of mommy-hood. Especially since every...
Against All Odds: Remarkable Faith and Miraculous Healing

Against All Odds: Remarkable Faith and Miraculous Healing

There was a woman who had had a discharge of blood for twelve years, and though she had spent all her living on physicians, she could not be healed by anyone (Luke 8:43-48). Not only was her “discharge of blood” physically crippling, for a Jewish woman it...
How God Brings Deliverance From Fear

How God Brings Deliverance From Fear

“I sought the LORD, and He answered me; He delivered me from all my fears.” Psalm 34:4 What a powerful statement about our God: “He delivered me from all my fears.” Will you take a moment and rejoice with me in our God who answers us, and who delivers us? What a...
Never Doubt…

Never Doubt…

I want to share something with you that’s very close to my heart. Many of you know of my husband’s cancer diagnosis this year. He has been treated and is now cancer-free…Hallelujah! What you’ll read today is something I wrote in October 2012...
“According to Your Word”

“According to Your Word”

My Christmas tree is still standing tall, the ornaments placed so lovingly last month still clinging to its branches. Candles still wink at me from my windows. My decades-old hand-carved nativity from Israel is still sitting humbly atop my dining room table. But...
Where Are All the Stockings?

Where Are All the Stockings?

Six stockings hang from our mantle. And I’m incredibly thankful for each one. Because they represent some very precious people in my life…and one furry little friend to us all. But here’s the thing… I kind of thought there would be more...