Category: Spiritual Principles

Is it possible to live like Ravi?

The world lost a giant in the faith this week. Ravi Zacharias went to be with Jesus after a swift battle with cancer. I have been teary-eyed for the last several weeks as I prayed for his final days at home. I imagined what it must have been like to say good-bye to his last…[View Article]

What in the world is God doing?

Some of my friends in other countries are just now entering COVID lockdown, some states in America are opening up in patchwork fashion, and everyone seems to be discussing why God has allowed the COVID-19 pandemic that forced us into our homes for an extended period of time. The most common positive answers I hear…[View Article]

Lessons from my orchid

Last spring my daughter gifted me with a purple orchid in full bloom. You can see in this photo from a year ago that it was beautiful, but I immediately expressed concern that it would not thrive under my care. I am absolutely terrible at caring for plants! But my dad shared a secret about…[View Article]

Let’s not forget.

I keep calendars on the side of the refrigerator for two months at a time. On them are written all the events our family needs to know about in order to make plans. I really enjoy these calendars. Not only are they practical, I have blogged HERE that they provide cause for reflection and praise….[View Article]

Some keys to staying sane in insane times.

Though the fig tree does not bud and there are no grapes on the vines, though the olive crop fails and the fields produce no food, though there are no sheep in the pen and no cattle in the stalls, yet I will rejoice in the Lord, I will be joyful in God my Savior….[View Article]