Beware: Don’t Look Down on the Little Ones

  (via) Recently two of my children confessed their sinfulness before the Lord, calling on His name, asking Him to save them. And He is faithful! My heart is so thrilled that they believe and love Jesus! We have been excited to disciple them further and are enjoying many conversations about their place in God’s…

the solution to our struggles

Psalm 119 is one of my very favorite psalms. It is twice as long as any other psalm (the longest chapter in the Bible), and Matthew Henry says it “shines brightest in the constellation.” It is all about God’s Word and it’s central place in the author’s life. Over and over he talks about his…

“Don’t let your courage fail!”

 “But in their distress they turned to the Lord God of Israel, and they sought Him, and He let them find Him…But you, be strong and do not lose courage, for there is reward for your work.” 2 Chronicles 15:4,7 When Asa was King of Judah, he was in a massive struggle against godlessness. The…

Creating a Light, Loving, Cheerful Atmosphere at Home (even – especially! – when you’re STRESSED)

So, I don’t know if your family ever experiences this – but – sometimes our home is a little, eh, tense. Stress is a pretty weighty reality in most of our lives. If you know me or have read this blog very much you know that I am passionate about creating a vibrant, godly, loving home environment to…