Are You Salty?

My husband Michael likes to make his own air popped popcorn. Because we like to eat healthy, Michael seasons it himself rather than using a store-bought mix. We all enjoy it—except when it comes to the salt. Michael likes his salty, and since we use sea salt, it turns out very salty. After complaining about … Continue reading Are You Salty?

Fight Fearless

In 1 Samuel 17, Israel was fighting against the Philistines but getting nowhere because of their secret weapon Goliath. Verse 11 says they were “greatly afraid.” When David comes on the scene, however, his response is totally different: “What shall be done for the man who kills this Philistine and takes away the reproach from Israel? … Continue reading Fight Fearless

Running to Win

As Christians, we are in a race. Not a physical race, but a spiritual one. While the world is racing for temporary dreams, wealth, and success, we are racing for a spiritual cause with far greater rewards. It’s a race designed by God, not man. “Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great … Continue reading Running to Win

Small Beginnings

The tiny little town of Broken Bow, Nebraska may seem obscure and insignificant to some.  But for me, it holds many fond memories.  It was where I was born . . . and born again. In the summer of 1984, a young couple by the name of Mark and Lynn Roche erected a blue puppet … Continue reading Small Beginnings

A Hero Named Dalo

This photo and article clip was featured in the Voice Of The Martyrs magazine. I wonder, could most ADULT Christians be this spiritually mature when faced with hardship? Someone taught this little boy well...and he listened. “One of our brothers affected by this [Nigerian] attack with 8-year-old was Dalo. Everyone in his family was killed … Continue reading A Hero Named Dalo

Live Love, Part 3

  The Results of Love  Like Love operates, blessings follow those who walk in love.  It is the result of putting His way first, regardless of how we feel. Things work together for our good. (Romans 8:28 KJV)  And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them … Continue reading Live Love, Part 3