Spring has arrived! If you’re like me, you get the urge to start those annual spring cleaning projects around the house. But if we’re honest, our homes aren’t the only places in need some deep cleaning. Just like our homes and cars need regular maintenance, so do our spiritual lives. And let’s face it, our … Continue reading Spiritual Spring Cleaning Checklist
Come on, admit it. There are superpowers you’d like to have. Maybe when you were a kid, you ran around the house wearing a makeshift cape. No worries. There is no judgment from me. I used to tell my brother and best friend that I was half-cat. It’s fun to envision what life would be … Continue reading What’s Your Superpower?
Sorry, the Bible App is unable to communicate with the server and you have no offline versions. Please check your data connection and try again. I couldn’t believe my eyes. No offline versions? I had not thought about downloading a Bible because I was nearly always connected to the internet and never far from my … Continue reading No Connection
Lately, I've seen several pictures and posts on Facebook about decorating one's table for Easter. As I looked at the beautiful pictures of the creative tablescapes, I found myself longing to have a gathering where everyone I love is together. This is impossible because I have friends and family scattered across this country and a … Continue reading The Table
I'd like to blame my scattered brain on the time change. I really hate the "Spring forward" thing. Don't you? Perhaps partial blame can be placed there. At least, I hope so. But the truth is—it's really nothing new for me. To have a hundred thoughts coursing through my mind at once is quite typical. … Continue reading God Uses Scatterbrained Screwups
“I’m ready to go, mommy!” My eight-year-old son, Chad announced. He stood on the landing of the stairs wearing his biggest smile along with his new dress shirt and pants. I squinted my eyes as I approached him because I could see the red shirt he had on earlier, underneath the new, crisp white one … Continue reading Before You Dress for Battle