A Prayer To Use My “Five Stones”

A Prayer To Use My “Five Stones”

I heard Kathie Lee Gifford talk about it today, those words describing David’s assault on the giant in I Samuel 17:40: Then he took his staff in his hand and chose five smooth stones from the brook and put them in his shepherd’s pouch. His sling was in his...
To Inspire Is To Give Life

To Inspire Is To Give Life

I spent a beautiful autumn Saturday in the company of lovely women, many in the autumn of their lives. These friends who do life together had invited me to share a message at their annual retreat. A dozen or so, most with life-long connections, all with an abiding...
5 Reasons To Start With ‘Why?’

5 Reasons To Start With ‘Why?’

I “retired” five years ago after 20 years of homeschooling. Our calendar is no longer filled with sporting and theater events, school co-op days, testing appointments or special music classes, but my days are full in a different way. Because, I...
To Know What You Believe

To Know What You Believe

My head is spinning. For nearly two months, I’ve given my precious reading and writing time over to studying for a course I’m taking through Moody Bible Institute. We’re considering the roles of women in the church. Specifically, is it Biblical for...