In all things

In all things

I have an announcement to make. It may shock some people and might be unpopular with others. Are you ready? Here goes…

Embers

Have you ever noticed the energy level of kids when they are playing together? About the only way I can describe it is like this:

Fighting a bath

As a boy I remember hating baths. I would rather my mom simply leave me to sit and marinate all night in sweat and dirt. I remember one time telling her I’ll be fine in the morning…as if somehow the marinating process would automagically (I think I just...
A Place of Dependence

A Place of Dependence

A Place of Dependence Most kids are completely comfortable being dependent on their parents. I realize there does reach a certain age where they desire a bit of independence. And that is healthy. I cannot help but think about when Jesus instructed that if anybody...

Hi God It’s Me

“Hi God….are you there?, It’s me Margaret!” Every time I start to talk to God with a “Hi God”,  I can’ t help but think of that line from a book I read as a kid by Judy Blume! Makes me smile and often laugh out loud! Good...

Cost of discipleship

Cost of discipleship “No! That’s where I was sitting!” “No it’s not! I’ve been sitting here all day!” “No you haven’t! It’s my turn to sit there! Mom, Dad! She’s not sharing! I want to sit there and she is sitting there!” This is just peek at one of many conversations...