I hope your Thanksgiving was full of loved ones and good food! Join me next Monday for week 1 of a 3-part Advent series, as we take time on the blog to ponder the birth of Christ and prepare for His coming.
So this week a lot of us are going to get into a car or a plane to go across town or across country and go back to the places that built us. We’re going to sit, over turkey and pie, with people who shaped us. We’re going to take our lives back to a … More Over the River and Through the Woods (To My Past Self I Go)
My Tuesday morning ladies’ group just finished a study of 1, 2, and 3 John. We used Kelly Minter’s terrific study, What Love Is. When we started, I was skeptical. Have you seen 1, 2, and 3 John? They’re tiny. Gnat-sized. 2 and 3 John barely take up a page together. The only way Kelly … More How I Got Over Being Good
After listening to a piano concert last week, I was reminded of how amazing it is when great music and great skill collide. My mind began meandering through all of the great (and not so great) music I’ve heard and been part of through the years. Before you read any further, I should tell you … More The Music Post
Can we be real here for a minute? Sometimes I don’t want to give God glory. There I was one recent Sunday. We were singing, “Let us experience the glory of Your goodness…”. And I had to stop cold, because I was tired of giving God glory, and feeling like He’s the only one in … More When You Don’t Feel Like Giving God Glory