Our Children Are Our Teachers

  These are my babies, 7 years ago this month…at the height of their innocent glory. In honor of Mothers Day and lessons learned frommychildrencontinuing to raise me, I have come up with Twelve Reasons to Learn at the Feet of Our...

God’s Ways Are Not Man’s

Building upon what I’ve shared in the last couple of posts, regarding the “new” way Jesus the man taught and treated women, I want to share my thoughts on one of the most intriguing and least-understood figures in the New Testament…the...

Jesus Came to a Woman First

Today Jeff and I taught our daughter’s Sunday School class a group of eager and restless 12 and 13 year-olds. Because it’s Easter Sunday, we tag-teamed the story of the last days of Christ’s life: the washing of the apostles’...

The Power of Words

“And God said, Let there be light: and there was light.” (Genesis 1:3) God said, and then there was. Our Creator spoke life into existence. We have the same power to speak lifeinto our own little worlds. We also have thecapacity...

Mother Earth is Shifting

Just sitting here thinkingof my brothers andsisters inJapan and the devastating earthquake that has rocked their homeland over the weekend…as well as the unrest in the Middle East, our volatile economy, the political instability, global...