Finding Joy

All of us have responsibilities, and all of us go through times when those responsibilities seem overwhelming, heavy, and hard to handle. That’s where I’ve been lately. I’ve been bu...

A Full Schedule or a Full Heart?

Another day is over and I slump down into the sofa, completely and utterly exhausted. Another day that goes by like a whirlwind and I am left wondering, where did the day go? We went from getting sch...

Unity Among the Brethren

I in them and you in me—so that they may be brought to complete unity. Then the world will know that you sent me and have loved them even as you have loved me (John 17:23). A desire for unity among C...

No Excuses

What chance did a child have who was born weeks after the 1929 stock market crash, the youngest of six children, in a nothing little town in Tennessee where the economy was already depressed? I would...

Feeling Like a Failure?

I have experienced success in several realms in my life.  I was a successful student throughout my formal education.  I have been married for 30 years and my husband and I raised three children and a...