I know you have heard the song “Count your blessings”. It’s a song all children learn if they have ever stepped foot in a Vacation Bible School or Sunday school classroom. https://youtu.be/5u6_QrUUL5k It can be very hard to bust out of a negative mind set, and believe me, there are plenty of things about this… Continue reading Count Your Blessings
The hardest thing for me in the midst of all this COVID-19 reordering of my life is unrealized expectations and dreams. There were events and trips on my calendar in ink that have had to be ignored or removed, and that makes me sad. I'm not the only one erasing or removing things from my… Continue reading Guest Post: Hard
I have to admit to y'all that I've struggled with some anger issues over this virus pandemic. With the lack of information when this broke in China and my general distrust of the media, I felt for a long time that this event was being blown way out of proportion. It felt to me like… Continue reading Will You Trust or Fear?
I admire and respect John Piper quite a bit. He has always displayed the kind of bold faithfulness that I wish I possessed. He recently wrote an open letter concerning Coronavirus and Christ. I have the link to this letter and his resources below and they are well worth the read! Here is an excerpt:… Continue reading A Letter From John Piper During Coronavirus
What a beautiful reminder to have pop up in my blog! I am reposting this for my Thankful Thursday reminder. I love any and every opportunity to remind myself of God's faithfulness in my life. It is especially refreshing to reread in our current circumstance! That may sounds like a strange blog post title, but… Continue reading God is an insomniac.
I wanted to share what my pastor wrote in response to COVID-19. Fear is a weapon of the enemy. Brothers and Sisters - By this time you are almost certainly aware of the new coronavirus, COVID-19, that is currently spreading worldwide. The response of some appears to border on panic: stores are selling out of everything… Continue reading A Pastoral Response to COVID-19
This post is going to get a little personal, but for decades now, I have told people that I believe my life can serve as a great warning to others. If you can learn from my mistakes, then those mistakes have served a good purpose and I'm willing to share them with you. December 2006… Continue reading Being a Pastor’s Wife