Explaining the Trinity

If you have ever broken an egg in an attempt to explain the Trinity to a group of children, you may laugh out loud like I did while listening to Michael Reeve’s podcast, Why the Trinity is So Delightful. During the above taped audio clip, Michael explains how “the Father, the Son, and the HolyContinue reading “Explaining the Trinity”

Announcing 2020 Fall Online Bible Study

Beginning September 10th- Ladies only (Sorry guys, but share with the special lady in your life) During this time of Covid 19, I’ve prayed to God more fervently than I have in a long time. Despite the illness that has touched my family as well, I’ve sought the Lord’s face, and Jesus was there throughContinue reading “Announcing 2020 Fall Online Bible Study”

Encourage the Disheartened

Are you afraid to fail? So terrified your knees buckle and you fall to the ground drawing in huge gulps of air? Do your paralyzed legs and arms feel heavier than a elephant? Are you stammering excuses why you couldn’t possible do it. “I don’t speak well.” “Nobody will listen to me,” rolls off yourContinue reading “Encourage the Disheartened”

What Does Agape Love Look Like?

Until I received God’s love through Jesus Christ, the word “love” was understood by me to be a feeling that I received from my mom, dad, and other family members when they were pleased by my behavior. When I behaved according to their expectations, I received smiles and hugs. When I did not met thoseContinue reading “What Does Agape Love Look Like?”

Ten Bible Studies To Share with a Friend

One of the most precious groups of friends that I have been blessed to meet with regularly are women interested in studying God’s truth.  If you don’t have a group of friends to meet with weekly to share life with, then you are missing out on smiles, hugs, and laughter.  We were meant to fellowshipContinue reading “Ten Bible Studies To Share with a Friend”

5 Family Games for New Year’s Eve

Recently my family traveled on the cruise ship, Norweigan Escape. We were all looking forward to spending  quality time together.  Relaxing dinners, no laundry, and exploring Roatan, Belize, and Costa Maya were the immediate attractions.  Piano singers and comedians caught our attention. It didn’t take long to learn how important it is to view theseContinue reading “5 Family Games for New Year’s Eve”

Are You Standing Alone?

Before the first sun beam strikes my bedroom window, I’m already imprisoned in the comparison trap.  Every morning my best friend piles scrambled eggs and bacon on the table promptly at 7:30 a.m., but I’m a sleepyhead.  Thankfully, my sons rather pour themselves a big bowl of Honey Nut Cheerios and plop in front ofContinue reading “Are You Standing Alone?”

Don’t Be A Christian Lone Ranger

The blue, yellow, and green M&M’s taunt me as I peek from the corner of my eye.  My body plods forward as I continuously repeat, “Just Keep Walking.”  My legs hesitate to cooperate and my fingers slide around a handful of smooth milk chocolate. I’ve lost the battle again! How can I expect my dearContinue reading “Don’t Be A Christian Lone Ranger”

How Do We Comfort The Homeless?

  “For where two or three are gathered together in My name, I am there in the midst of them.” Matthew 18:20 (NKJV)  The smell of fear surrounds me while prayer walking through Cass Corridor in Detroit.  My arms prickle as a tan van creeps dangerously close.  Across Third Avenue a middle aged woman jumpsContinue reading “How Do We Comfort The Homeless?”