At an Acceptable Time…Answer Me

6/4/2017 For more than 6 years I’ve been praying for the right opportunity, for my husband to be ready, and for God to show us where we can best serve. And now the answer has come. In a couple of weeks we will be back in full time ministry in Texas. Just a few hours… Continue reading At an Acceptable Time…Answer Me


Words to Live By

In celebration of the arrival of advance copies of the book Mother & I wrote, I use here an article written in similar format that didn't make it into the book. HALLELUJAH Hallelujah!  Salvation and glory and power belong to our God. Revelation 19:1 (RSV) Hallelujah is one of those words that cannot be adequately… Continue reading Words to Live By

But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.

When early Christians gathered for a weekly memorial of Christ’s death, they came together not on the day of his death, but on the day of his resurrection. The commemoration of His sacrifice which brings forgiveness of sins does not focus only on sin and death, but on new life. We must acknowledge our sins… Continue reading But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.

Are any cheerful? They should sing songs of praise.

Words aren’t always adequate for expressing deep religious emotion. Sometimes a melody is required. Our favorite songs are often those that give voice to feelings we could not otherwise express. Singing along allows us to speak what is deep within. Listening to music can also invite us to feel a certain way. Movies use music… Continue reading Are any cheerful? They should sing songs of praise.