“Be My Servant,” God Shouted

Dreaming big dreams is no problem for me. I would love to be a bestselling author of Christian living books and Bible studies. I would love to travel and speak all over the U.S. (and the world!), sharing God’s Word with humor, wisdom, and deep insight. If you’ve ever been to Women of Faith, those … Continue reading

Good Morning Girls Colossians Study – Day 1 & 2

  (Good Morning Girls is doing a study on Colossians, which starts today.  Go here for more info.) Colossians 1:1-8 says (NIV version): “Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, to the holy and faithful brothers in Christ at Colosse: Grace and peace to you from God our … Continue reading

Manipulating God

     Recently, I read the first three books in a series called Chronicles of the Kings, written by Lynn Austen.  These books fictionalize, with mostly historical accuracy, the life of Hezekiah, the king of Judah, whose story is told in the Bible in 2 Kings 18-20, Isaiah 36-39, and 2 Chronicles 29-32.  (My favorite book of the series … Continue reading

Follow the Leader: Is There a “Right” Way to Lead a Family Spiritually?

Quick, what’s the first thing you think of when you imagine a man leading his family spiritually? For a really long time, my idea of leading the family was to have my husband sitting, expounding on the truths of the Bible to the kids, while they sat at his feet, their enraptured faces upturned and … Continue reading