Peace and Love on that Holy Night

“Truly He taught us to love one another. His law is love and His gospel is peace.” Adolphe-Charles Adam, composer of O Holy Night (1803-1856) We were at a concert this month and one of the songs performed was O Holy Night.  This used to be one of my favorite Christmas carols and I’ve sungContinue reading “Peace and Love on that Holy Night”

Mom’s Not to Blame…And Neither is God – Part IV

“And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:7 (The Message) Everyone has experienced heartache of some kind in this life.  If you haven’t…wait, you will.  This life is full of heartaches, trials, pain…but it’s also filled with joy, peace, and love.  TheContinue reading “Mom’s Not to Blame…And Neither is God – Part IV”

Mom’s Not to Blame…And Neither is God – Part III

“This is how much God loved the world: He gave his Son, his one and only Son. And this is why: so that no one need be destroyed; by believing in him, anyone can have a whole and lasting life. God didn’t go to all the trouble of sending his Son merely to point anContinue reading “Mom’s Not to Blame…And Neither is God – Part III”

Mom’s Not to Blame…And Neither is God – Part II

“You’ve kept track of my every toss and turn through the sleepless nights, each tear entered in your ledger, each ache written in your book.” Psalms 56:8 (The Message)   Last time we were together, we talked about how mothers are sometimes falsely accused for the choices their children make.  I wanted to talk todayContinue reading “Mom’s Not to Blame…And Neither is God – Part II”

Mom’s Not to Blame…And Neither is God – Part I

“Point your kids in the right direction—     when they’re old they won’t be lost.” Proverbs 22:6 (The Message) Why is it that society seems to be quick to blame the mother when problems arise with children?  If a child suffers from obesity, the mother is accused of not offering healthy choices, visiting fast food restaurantsContinue reading “Mom’s Not to Blame…And Neither is God – Part I”

SPECIAL OFFER THROUGH CHRISTMAS

Hope During Heartache:  True Stories of Emotional Healing from Infertility, Miscarriage, Stillbirth, or Death of a Child Available at:  Amazon – amzn.to/1sKLduh (Paperback and eBook)   I’m in the Christmas spirit, so decided to continue the special price until January 2015. Now’s the time to get a copy for your friend who just needs HOPE!Continue reading “SPECIAL OFFER THROUGH CHRISTMAS”

God’s Timing Has No Expiration Date

“Worry and worship cannot exist in the same space. One always displaces the other. Choose worship.” Louie Giglio I grew up with the mentality that work always had to come before play. Once I got my work done, then I was free to read, watch TV, or do something else fun. Somehow, I’ve carried thatContinue reading “God’s Timing Has No Expiration Date”