THE INVITATION

You have said, “Seek my face.” My heart says to you, “Your face, Lord, do I seek” (Psalm 27:8, ESV) After I started having my children we would drive a few hours to go to my parents’ house…. Read More

HURT,HOPE AND MAKING IT THROUGH LIFE’S HARD TIMES

Why am I discouraged? Why is my heart so sad? I will put my hope in God! Psalm 42:5 NLT I was asked about my miscarriage’s. It felt a bit like being asked about an old scar, one… Read More

WHEN GRIEF RUNS DEEP

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28 I read the text in horror and disbelief. How could he be gone? He was the picture of potential. So… Read More

ARE YOU TOO BUSY TO SERVE?

But the Samaritan, as he traveled came where the man was; and when he saw him, he took pity on him (Luke 10:33) When my friend Marji moved away it was hard. I have missed her terribly and… Read More

COVID-19 Rant

Strange. Now that the journey markers of each week are gone, it’s hard to remember what day it is without Monday—Bible Study, Tuesday—get groceries and write, Wednesday—answer mail, emails, text and do the wash, Thursday—see patients from 7… Read More

TRUSTING GOD TO WRITE YOUR STORY

But if God so clothes the grass, which is alive in the field today, and tomorrow is thrown into the oven how much more will he clothe you, O you of little faith! Luke 12:28 I sat in… Read More

COVID-19 AND BEYOND

Dear Friends, Thank you for being a part of our family for all these years.  We love each one of you and pray for you as we wrestle with difficult decisions that a few months ago we never… Read More

Two Ears, One Mouth

Those who consider themselves religious and yet do not keep a tight rein on their tongues deceive themselves, and their religion is worthless. (James 1:26 NIV) I want my words to be life-giving.  I want to use my… Read More

Beyond the Grave

How do we convey just how we feel when we lose someone we love? How do we explain the deep, lonely pain, the emptiness left in us? The hopes and dreams we have remains like an unfinished book… Read More

Relief That Comes When Seeking Him First

“But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well” (Matthew 6:33, NIV) A while ago, I accidently stepped on a wooden toothpick that was lying on my bathroom… Read More