Weekly Photo Challenge: Spring

herb's new green leaves growing at base of last year's decayed branches

Spring is an amazing time of year.  Where before, all evidences were of decay and death, new life appears in the strength and vigor of youth. For as the earth bringeth forth her bud, and as the garden causeth the … CLICK to continue…

The Book that Changed My Life, Part 2 of 2

As a young child, my mom used to read every night to my little brother and me.  I really would be hard-pressed to come up with an actual example of something she read me from that book, in spite of … CLICK to continue…

My Journey to Hasten Home, Part 7: Spiritual gifts

[My Journey to Hasten Home story directory] In Cave Junction, Oregon, there congregate an awe-inspiring group of people who seem to defy all odds in our day.  It was these very people who became my inspiration to follow my dreams—or … CLICK to continue…

My Journey to Hasten Home, Part 6: Slowing down

[My Journey to Hasten Home story directory] It was in my twenty-seventh year that I learned I was expecting my third child.  The whole family was extremely excited; but with the demand the pregnancy was putting on my body, I … CLICK to continue…

VBS from a child’s view #4

Today’s interview is with a Christian youth on the verge of manhood.  Pay attention to what impressed him about the godly teacher he encountered at Vacation Bible School.  The children are watching us! [My words are in italics.] 1)     How … CLICK to continue…