When Your Promise Requires Patience

Do you remember waiting for Christmas morning?  You’d made your list, checked it twice, and maybe even poked your head into the forbidden closet to confirm that your wish for that one…

When God Takes Too Long

How we respond to God when He is seemingly taking longer to respond, act, or deliver us out of a tough situation is a barometer of our faith.   A barometer is used…

Dear Dad,

Dear Dad, Today you turn 72 years old.  I’m trying to number the days, add up the memories and formulate the sum that has brought us to this birthday, but no matter…

Momentary Pleasure or Eternal Favor?

As a young woman, I can remember going to visit a dearly loved Aunt who lived in Las Vegas. I was so excited to see the lights, fountains and “magic” of the…

Finding Jesus at Billy Graham’s Funeral

Keith and I sat in my office today and watched the funeral of Dr. Billy Graham.  Nearly every major pastor, Bible teacher and Christian leaders were in attendance for the private service…

Reflections of Spring

Growing up in Northern Canada, Spring was something we waited for, longed after, and wouldn’t come soon enough.  Since moving to the South, each year she shows up unexpectedly and sooner than…

Waiting On The Promise: A Season of In-Between

Do you remember the last time you were in a season of In-Between?  Perhaps you’re in that place right now.  If you are, you’re not alone because I’m sitting right next to…

A Day Of Preparation

It’s a day of preparation.  Whether you’re preparing for Christmas by decorating your home and tree, or you’re preparing by being out among the crowds shopping for presents, you’re likely spending the…