MONDAY MUSINGS

How Far Would You Carry The Cross?

My husband Scott and I recently had the privilege of vacationing at the Big Island of Hawaii. We hiked to breathtaking waterfalls, inside a volcano, and to one of only four green sand beaches in the world. We ate tasty Hawaiian food and watched the sunset while swimming in the cerulean ocean. But as beautiful… Continue reading How Far Would You Carry The Cross?

MONDAY MUSINGS

Do you think you need more faith? Here’s what you really need …

I recall a family day at the swimming pool when my daughter, Charity, was only three years old. She stood near the edge of the pool, sporting her new ‘floaties’ on her cherub arms and watched her daddy dive into the water. Arms and legs flailing, her two older brothers whooped and hollered as they… Continue reading Do you think you need more faith? Here’s what you really need …

Devotions, MONDAY MUSINGS

God Can Handle Our Doubts

“I wish I could stop doubting Jesus,” my friend said, tears filling her eyes. “I just don’t know if He really cares. If He does, I’m not sensing it right now.” I've experienced times of doubt too. Have you? My doubts seem to come in the middle of the night with those nagging thoughts that… Continue reading God Can Handle Our Doubts

MONDAY MUSINGS, TEEN TUESDAY

Exceptional Teacher Makes for Exceptional Students

Teachers have one of the hardest jobs there is. And many of the exceptional ones don’t get the credit they deserve. Yet, they don’t mind not getting credit, as long as the kids they teach are inspired. That’s part of what makes them exceptional. This is the case with Serrano High school teacher, Anthony Bravo.… Continue reading Exceptional Teacher Makes for Exceptional Students