An Afterthought

I can’t help but add an important detail to my last post. Though I touched the fringes of it, there is a vein of revelation too rich to...

After All, God Is Just

A story in Genesis 18 came to mind this morning. Because it stood out from the many other thoughts sloshing around in my mental pool, I...

Where There's Been a Fall

Joseph and his family had scarcely crossed the threshold of the temple with their turtledoves and pigeons to sacrifice for Jesus’...

Diligence . . . With Attitude!

It happened again this morning. Hebrews 11, the faith chapter, sucked the wind right out of my sails when I read it. Instead of finding...

Use or Lose

Special thanks to all of you who take time to read my blogs. It’s been a privilege and a pleasure, and the means by which the ‘preach’ in...

The Power of Story

I’ve been working on the first edit of testimonies that will, in due time, make up a second book for the incarcerated. From what I’ve...

Isn't That Just Like the Devil

I was on my way to Animal Emergency with my sick cat when out of the blue came this disturbing line of thinking; “He’s fifteen years old....

Morning Comes

Picture, if you will . . . A watchman on the wall. That watchman is you, and your shift is about to begin. Your personal items are stowed...

A MAGGIE TALE - A Foul Business

They’d been dead for months—magnificent gold and black Koi, each a good foot and a half in length, along with our multi-colored fantail...

Dive In

My husband and I watched a drama on UP Channel a while back. Though Swell (2019) wouldn’t rank among my all-time movie favorites, the...

Big as Life

Zacchaeus was a wee little man and a wee little man was he He climbed up in a sycamore tree For the Lord he wanted to see . . . Another...

It is Well . . .

Every day there’s some unexpected newsflash being broadcast—hurricanes (shouldn’t they be running out of names for them about now?),...

Waves of Grace

My husband underwent major back surgery this past year. That operation, and the difficult season following, became for me another journey...

Road to Emmaus (Luke 24:13-32)

I found myself on the road to Emmaus again today. I never intended heading that direction. I never do. It just sort of happens. At first,...

In the Silence

No words came this week. Not because I didn’t ask the Lord for them, because I did. It just wasn’t happening. The ticker tape of...

End-Time La, La, La-s

The end times seems to be the sobering topic of the day among my circle of friends. So much so, that at times I’d like to close my eyes,...

That's It! I've Had It!

“That’s it! I’ve had it!” This makes the fourth business whose newfangled policies have encroached upon my convictions. My conscience...

The Perfect, All-Inclusive Prayer

I’m not one who memorizes scripture easily. To just pick out random verses and expect my brain to retain them doesn’t work well for me. I...

A MAGGIE TALE - It'll Never Hold!

For the umpteenth time, I peered through our kitchen window at the melting ice cap covering our small backyard pond. And for the...

What Might Revival Look Like?

Speaking for myself (and others who have voiced the same), it too often seems like our attempts to bring about change and the healing the...