What’s Next?

What’s Next?

Do you have a fear of the unknown? Do you wonder what’s in store for your life or your family members’ lives? Would you rather know the future, or would you rather not? I told a friend the other day that I didn’t know what was coming next. I’m...
Chosen

Chosen

Maybe you’ve been there, maybe you haven’t. PhyEd class. The last person to be chosen for a team. Or maybe you’ve seen the look on the child’s face who was chosen last. Either way, it can be hurtful to be the last one picked. I think of David. He loved God so dearly,...
Freedom in Forgiveness

Freedom in Forgiveness

Boy, do I make mistakes. Sometimes it feels like I make so many and will never be forgiven for them. My mind is like a movie reel that replays the mistakes over and over and over again. “What did you do that for?”  “Didn’t you learn last time?” “Why do you keep...
The God Who Stays

The God Who Stays

I don’t know what it is, but I can’t seem to get myself (and kids) to church on Sundays lately. I wish I knew what was causing my hesitation. In the past, we’ve been regulars. Besides being in a global pandemic, I don’t believe I have any valid...
Do You Have Hope?

Do You Have Hope?

We’ve had a few tragic and unexpected losses in our community lately. Some were expected because of age or health conditions, but some weren’t. When you’re from a small town (I believe we’re still under 900 residents) they all affect you in some way. Whether you knew...