Feeling the swell This fall I had to have an x-ray on my left hand. When the doctor read the image, he told me I’ve developed a little bit of arthritis at the base of my thumb. Not great news for a writer, but it does stir my urgency to use ...―
By now 2013 feels like a shirt you’ve worn before. By this weekend, we’ll be out of “the teens” on the calendar, and the “new year” will feel like an old shoe. I’m already struggling with my plans to ...―
My passport country will vote for a president today. By tomorrow, we should know who will lead our nation in the new year. A lot of the world is watching, because the leader of our nation will have great potential to influence others. Whoever it ...―
I love opportunities to teach God’s Word. The internet provides new platforms for teaching and inspiring, and it also provides new opportunities to extend the reach of God’s truth around the globe. As a member of the Bible teaching ...―
As September comes to a close and Compassion Blog Month with it, I want to share a poem with, written from the perspective of a child who needs Compassion. Children around the world are close to my heart, and I hope you will stop and pray for them...―
I’m at the Mom Initiative today sharing about Mentoring thru the School Year. Join me there? And don’t forget about helping to build the Prayer Wall here by finding the name and home country of a Compassion Child, lifting them up in...―
I usually take the weekends off from blogging, but I want to kick off a one week invitation to join me in building a “prayer wall” of sorts. You know that I encouraged you this week to Give Your Wad to God in prayer, reflecting on my...―
Women are good at creating ripples of influence. Whether they’re chatting it up with other moms at the playground, sending out God’s truth via the blogosphere, protecting the vulnerable, or committing to touch a child’s life ...―
What does it take to cause a ripple? Are ripples only from smart people? People with money? Attractive people? Well traveled people? Winners? What does it take to be an influence? Today I’m starting a study group using Carol Kent’s...―
Last night our Women’s Ministry offered some casual encouragement for women of all seasons who are trying to juggle their responsibilities and find balance. A panel of 5 gals shared honest confessions about what they’ve tried, what ...―
As I typed today’s title, I realize that these guidelines apply to more than just the world of “school.” You can use them anywhere that you have a tendency to face pressure to over-commit and the potential of wearing out from it. ...―
Hey everyone! This week (20th May - 26th May) is National Vegetarian Week across the UK. ...
∙ I created this Greek Chicken and Rice Cake Salad recipe as part of the ...
someone got the giggles during his photo shoot~OUTFIT DETAILS~Shirt: Brooks BrothersPants: ...