Authentic Thankfulness

Authentic Thankfulness

I found myself in an interesting spot a few months ago.  I was tasked with explaining the meaning of the following verse to a group of children at our church: “In everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”   I Thessalonians...
Be Faithful

Be Faithful

Sitting down to write this is taking everything within me. I feel pushed and overwhelmed in this new year, but that’s not abnormal for me; I’m annually overwhelmed in January. We begin a descent at the beginning of November that leaves us on the runway, just coasting...
Who Can Bear You?

Who Can Bear You?

I opened my Bible to do my morning reading, and I recognized the chapter number: 46. I knew that this would be a sweet read, since Isaiah 46 contains a verse that is very special to me. However, this time when I read it, it wasn’t just about that verse; the Lord used...