Coming Clean—Reshaping the Conversation about Purity

I was a freshman in Bible College when a chapel speaker brought out a piece of duct tape and asked two students to come to the front of the gym to be a part of a demonstration.   Using the strip of tape, the speaker bound the two students together, arm to arm. Once the tape… Continue reading Coming Clean—Reshaping the Conversation about Purity


A Time to Dance

I'm a sucker for weddings. I absolutely love LOVE. Don't you enjoy all of the traditions that go along with weddings? The church, the bridesmaids, and groomsmen, the beautiful clothes, the 'something-old-something-new-something-borrowed-something-blue'—you know, all that stuff. I went to a wedding last weekend that did not incorporate any of those traditions. Nope. This was a… Continue reading A Time to Dance

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Extravagant Love

My middle son, Chad was married on Saturday. I sat in the front row watching the groom only moments before seeing his bride. He stood tall and handsome, looking a bit nervous. Then the music started, all stood to their feet, as Katie, the bride walked down the aisle arm in arm with her father.… Continue reading Extravagant Love

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You Are Chosen

My middle son, Chad is getting married in two weeks! It’s an exciting time in our lives to say the least. We adore our almost daughter-in-law, Katie. She fits in great with our wacky family. Thinking about my boy (yes, he’ll always be my boy!) getting married has caused me to reminisce my earliest days… Continue reading You Are Chosen