Prayer....Land of Entitlement?

repost 2017 Yesterday my husband told me about a middle-aged man who started a Christian motorcycle club for his friends. He planned...

Presence of People in Perplexing Times

Silent, reassuring presence can be among the best gifts we ever give. David Augsburger writes, “It is so much easier to tell a person...

Just Keep Swimming

I love the fish character, Dory, in the Disney movie Finding Nemo—the dizzy blue Tang who zips through ocean dangers intent to reach her...

Stand By Me

“Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don’t be afraid” - Fredrick Beuchner At Bible Study last week, the worship...

How to Reverse Disappointment

Sometimes, many times, stuff happens that is less than ideal. In fact, it’s downright disappointing. We go on vacation, and things start...

Trust in the Lord and in His Hand

The hand of God appears when our thoughts are mentally stuck on a hamster wheel and there is no escaping to consider any worthy solutions...

Letting Go

Let Go, let go, let go. How many times have I said that to myself? It is freeing when I do it. Would you like to join me today? Pause...

True Grit

Re-posted blog from Mon, 03 Mar 2008 So I was thinking about the title “True Grit” after watching an old take of John Wayne receiving his...