Live

I strive for comfort thinking that will bring me peace, believing contentment means happiness. Yet, I feel most alive when I am taking risks. While fear and uncertainty

Read More

Advent’s Trio of Peace

“Glory to God in the highest heaven,     and on earth peace among those whom he favors!” ​-- The Heavenly Choir of Angels, Luke 2:14 Peace Peace

Read More

The 4 Joys of Christmas

Imagine a Birthday Party without a person celebrating a birthday.  You might say, “That’s not a birthday. It would be just a party.” Exactly.  As Christians, if we

Read More

Are You Ready For Christmas?

Are you ready for Christmas? Many people never seem to be ready for Christmas. They rush around trying to get ready. They shop for presents at the very

Read More

3 Things to Be Thankful For This Year

1. Be thankful for your faith. Quite often we forget about our faith. In the midst of facing the many temporary struggles of life, we fail to realize

Read More

Why Is God So Good to Me When I Am So Bad?

I am amazed about God’s goodness. There are days when I think about my life and I wonder why God has been so good to me. I mean,

Read More

What Is The Right Thing To Do?

How am I to know what the right thing to do is when trials come? Part of me says that I will know. It follows the thinking that

Read More

Character Through Struggle

I must say that many of the trials I have endured have made me a better person. As it is said, it is not the victories that make

Read More

Trials Produce Endurance

They say that trials produce endurance. I laugh. Endurance? I used to run endurance style races. Marathons. Ultra-Marathons. I enjoyed running. I liked running long distances even more.

Read More

How the Trials of Life Provide an Opportunity

I am told that I am supposed to consider it a great joy whenever I experience trials.  Joy is the last thing I experience when I experience trials.

Read More