grace for your pocket

“Peace is My continual gift to you … I have designed you to need Me moment by moment. As your awareness of your neediness increases, so does your realization of my abundant sufficiency. I can meet every one of your needs without draining My resources at...

one thing that changes life

The automatic doors on the minivan quit working sometime before Christmas. I pull the door closed and walk inside to do the dishes, only to discover the sink has clogged and the water won’t go down. My favorite leggings have a hole but I wear them anyway because...

one thing you are never to say

Last weekend I spent time with some lovely women from a church nearby. It was an encouraging few days together and I’m thankful for the opportunity to be with them. I often refer to myself as a writer and that title comes fairly easily these days. But there is...

for your weekend

May trees that line the path of life bear fruit and flower and leaf. Or while you wait for straight sticks to sing, may you find peace in the stillness of knowing he is God and you are not. Though your faith may be shaken, may it not be shattered. Let His courage be...

for your weekend

May the weariness in the world not wear off on your soul too much. May you see the beauty from your bedroom window, the magic in your front yard, and the playfulness in the eyes of those you love. And may you remember, though it may be hard at first, that sometimes...