Forgotten

Forgotten

Years ago, I was a part of women’s bible study. I had been invited by the leader, but I wasn’t close with any of the other women there. It was at a house I had never been to before, but I put on my brave face and attended every weekly session. One particular week I...
Refine Me

Refine Me

“In this you rejoice, though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been grieved by various trials, so that the tested genuineness of your faith—more precious than gold that perishes though it is tested by fire—may be found to result in praise and glory and...
Eternal Value

Eternal Value

Cancer. Heart disease. Diabetes. Seizures. I could continue naming many of the diseases and disorders that can happen to our bodies. Some we can control, others we can’t. Some are hereditary, some aren’t. No matter how or when they happen, they’re still hurting our...
The Words We Speak

The Words We Speak

Words are powerful. They can cut like a knife or they can soothe like a salve. It’s how people use words that matter. Ask the 10-year-old boy whose father constantly tells him he won’t amount to anything. Ask the 15-year-old girl whose classmates call her fat just...