Do-ers and Be-ers…

You’re right. It’s a crazy title, isn’t it?  But did you know God has called us to be both “do-ers” and “be-ers”? Oddly enough I used to see them as being essentially the same thing—but I recently learned they are not. Part of my fixation with the word “be” began when I started thinking about…

Rocked to the core with the news?

Yesterday I noticed on social media that some Christians are expressing their dismay and surprise, evidently over the shocking number of well know public personalities who have recently announced they’ve decided to “leave the Faith”. Their names aren’t important, but the reason we could be seeing this happen sure is! The full-of-dismay question that seems…

Feeling haunted by your past?

Are you haunted by past failures?  You’re not alone; I’ve been there. I know how it feels to be tied up in knots about it too. But I have good news! God wants us all to know that, “It’s true we can’t change the past. HOWEVER, we CAN loosen and be free of the knots…

An Epiphany? …or a God Thing?

God’s truths or insights can sure hit at some pretty unexpected times, can’t they?!  Earlier today I just had another, which some call might call an “epiphany”.  But I call it a “God thing.” I confess.  For a long time when thinking about “Faith” and “Trust” I would keep seeing them as essentially the same thing….

The Broken Pot

Evelyn Alexander:  Contributor to “Share YOUR Story” page   |   Every time I read this story I feel encouraged for I can relate to the cracked pot and sometime need to be reminded that God can take what I see as a negative in my life and turn it around as something he can use for…

Yes! Connect the dots…

Don’t you love it when you’re suddenly hit with clarity on something that’s nagged at you for a while?  I sure do!  To me those times are like receiving little gifts of joy that spring to life when that final bit of paper is pushed back to reveal your once hidden gift!  That happened to…

Changing times changes us!

Times have changed. We have changed. We all have. It’s a given when the world around us seems to be unraveling at its core in every area of life. That’s a big reason why these days I especially love my Church.  It gives me a place to refresh from all the chaos of life!  No….