It's so easy for me to give thanks in the spring! I've always thought the Thanksgiving holiday ought to be in the spring.
But I have to confess: at all other times, gratitude doesn't come naturally to me. My mind naturally focuses on the tasks I need to get to done, the problems I need to solve, or the flaws I wish I could change. I don't normally enjoy joy and peace. I'm too busy. Read More
I don't know about you, but sometimes I struggle with name-calling or personally attacking people I see as enemies, at least in my mind. I may not actually say these thoughts out loud or write them on social media for everyone to see, but I'm thinking them. Is there a time when this is permissible, even beneficial to do? This touchy subject led me to some rather surprising conclusions. Read More
May has been a month of Words for me. I mean, I've always used words, no matter what month it is. :) But this month has been one of listening to many messages about the power of our words and sins of the tongue. I think the Lord has really been hammering this home to me. I must have really needed it. ;) Read More
Do you find Bible study boring? Or difficult? Or do you find making time for it too inconvenient? Then you need to read this not-too-long, easy-to-read guide on why and how to study the Bible for yourself. Read More
Enter for a chance to win Amazon gift cards or 3 books, including mine! Read More
I’m going to be honest with you here… This is an introduction to my three other affiliates. I only promote people whom I trust and who deliver excellent content or products. I receive a small referral commission if you buy through my affiliate link. But it doesn't increase your price at all. Read More
Although I’ve had some technical difficulties, I’m still setting the pre-order date for #3 in the “Love is…” series, Love is Patient. Read More
Do you have a child who loves to spend time doing things with you and just being with you? Do they hate being ignored? Then chances are, their love language is also Quality Time. Read More
And the winner of the naming contest is... Read More
I'm so honored to be nominated for the Mystery Blogger Award!
The Mystery Blogger Award is an award for amazing bloggers, who have yet to be discovered. They are one of the best out there, they deserve every recognition they get. –Okoto Enigma(Mystery Blogger Award creator) Read More
I don't know about you, but even though I've always considered myself an avid reader, I have a hard time keeping up with new Christian authors. While searching for some new authors in the Christian romance genre, I came upon these new-to-me authors that I can't wait to read! Read More
I don't know about you, but my husband, though a great leader, sometimes gets tired of always initiating every idea. He loves it when I give him a break and come up with something on my own. But that's not my strong suit. So how do we women initiate romance? Read More
I want to be a wise wife, don't you? But what if our husbands aren't being wise but acting foolish? How do we remain gentle and wise while living with someone who disregards our wisdom? What if we're the one acting foolish? Read More
I'm honored to be one of the first blogs to host Faith Blum on her Blog Tour for her new Christian fiction novel, He Hideth My Soul. Read More
Do you want be wise? I sure do. In my study of Proverbs this month, I have been reminded of three things to avoid in order to be a wise woman. When I'm wise, I will also then fulfill the law that Jesus said was most important: love. Read More
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When I think of privilege, I think of many things. But I will focus on responsibility. At first glance, privilege and responsibility probably seem opposites. But they go hand-in-hand. Read More
Today's prompt is AGREE.
I usually inwardly cringe when I hear this word. I immediately think of the ecumenical movement, which, though I agree with their motives, I don't agree with their methods.
Agree to me can have the connotation of tolerance, let everybody believe what they want to believe. It's all good.
That's not really what I think Scripture means... Read More
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Help me make my "Love is..." series even better by creating new book titles! Read More