Monthly Archives: December 2009

Follow the Star

Two days until Christmas…are you ready? During this season of anticipation, when we commonly hear this question, “Are you ready?” we’re referring to being prepared for the festivities with the completion of our to dos: the decorations are up, the gift buying is finished, the cookies are made, the menu is prepared, and the cards …

Lean In and Listen

One afternoon this week while I was driving my daughter and her friend home from swim practice, our conversation led us to discuss our favorite Bible stories. My daughter’s friend said, “I like the story of the talking donkey!” (Numbers 22) I laughed…because the Lord used that very story in my life to encourage me in my speaking …

Sing Until We See the Victory

Ready or not Christmas is almost here… 2 weeks left to finish your decorating, shopping, and baking. No pressure! Sometimes I find myself singing Andy William’s hit single “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” gritting my teeth behind a smile. It’s challenging with our hurried, perfectionist culture to slow …

Peace Be With You

It has been seven months since my husband was released from his duties in the workplace. So many of you have been kind to ask how we are doing; how we’re holding up. My reflective response has been, “amazingly we have had an incredible peace” and I then I add, “for the most part of this journey.” I’ll admit we’ve …
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