The Popularity Conundrum

I have this friend. Her name is Marni Arnold.  The other day, Marni shared a profound truth on Facebook. She was addressing the problem of popularity – specifically within the church. Many people are dissatisfied with the church in America (for multiple reasons, many which are justified). As a result, there are a variety of […]

Mother’s Heart

Twenty-three years ago, when my husband and I were a few months into our marriage, we received the news we were going to have a baby. We were thrilled! The timing might not have been the best, but we considered the child a gift from God. We called family and told friends. We went to […]

Opportunity Knocking

“But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect,” 1 Peter 3:15 (NIV) This past week has been quite a ride. It all started on Monday, when […]

Book Review: Illusion by Frank Peretti

Have you been waiting for Frank Peretti to put those creative genes to good use and write a unique, compelling story? Well, if the answer is YES then Christian Fiction Fans REJOICE You’re wait is OVER! Frank Peretti’s latest novel is debuting today (March 6, 2012)— Illusion. A Synopsis: Dane and Mandy, a popular magic […]

Love Bombed

This is one of those days where there aren't enough words to express my gratitude and love for God. A day when I'm thanking Him for grace, mercy, and protection. I marvel at how God has been working in my life (today in particular) in so many ways. I can't even begin to count them…but […]