With Faith the Size of a Mustard Seed

How big is your faith? Big enough to move mountains? I’ve been thinking a lot about faith lately. In a few days, I’ll sit down with a group of women who could teach me a thing or two about faith, and I’ll ask them this question. How big is your...

When God Comes in a Whisper

I tell him what I know — and it’s all I know. Most of the time, God isn’t in the wind. He’s not in the earthquake. Not even in the fire. Most of the time, God comes as a gentle whisper. “That’s how it was for you?” he asks....

When Words Fail

Words fail. While watching television news coverage of the bomb blasts that shook Boston on Monday, I can only sit and stare. Words fail to describe the knot in the gut as photographs of the injured flash on the screen, as I learn three people lost their lives,...

Saturday in the Valley

It’s rainy and cold this morning, but the grass is turning green here in our valley. Daffodils are blooming along the creek bank and the field down the road has been disked. Soon, seed will be pressed into the furrows and the growing season will begin again....

When You Look Into Their Hearts

Come Friday, our nest will be a little emptier. Son Number Three will throw a few boxes and bags into his Jeep and head south, an eight-hour drive to Nashville — the “country music” Nashville. Son Number Two waits for him there, along with freedom,...
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