18. April 2019
Lately, my daughter has taken to drawing pictures of bears in bikinis. Here is one such drawing: Why bears? Why bikinis? I don’t know. In this particular drawing, they are roller skating, but these bears do all kinds of things.
19. February 2019
Can I remind you this week of what our God is capable of? The truth is, I really need a reminder myself. And I’m hoping you do, too. So here goes…
12. February 2019
The Bible says over and over again, “do not fear” and “do not be anxious,” but that’s easier said than done, isn’t it? Thankfully, the Bible doesn’t stop at that simple statement. When it comes to fear and worry, God doesn’t tell us to “just stop it.” What’s your number one strategy against fear? Take a look at the one reason God gives us over and over again:
29. January 2019
I’m going to try something new on the last week of the month and tackle a specific aspect of doctrine or theology. For this week, I’ve written a children’s song to correct common misunderstandings about the Trinity.
22. January 2019
Two weeks after I bought my new iPhone, it was “searching” for service at least once an hour. Three weeks after I bought it, it had “no service” ever. Four weeks after I bought it, I finally called my carrier. It turns out this particular model had a manufacturing defect that prevented it from reading the SIM card correctly.
15. January 2019
Dear Jesus, I love that You are the vine and we are the branches. Because that means You’re the source of everything I’m supposed to be. It’s nice to be a branch.
08. January 2019
Dear Jesus, You know what really annoys me? People who waste my time.
25. December 2018
Dear Jesus, I’m sorry about the cake. I know it’s your birthday, and you really deserved something nice. Especially since you’re the Supreme Ruler of the Universe, Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, and Prince of Peace. You should have had a professional cake and not this mess. I’d like to say it’s not my fault – the batter was inexplicably drier this year – but we both know that’s not the real reason. I was lazy and cut corners by not putting the waxed paper...
13. December 2018
I’m sorry you haven’t heard from me in a while! I’ve had a hard time accessing my computer and finding time to write because of a dishwasher leak that ruined the floorboards in my kitchen. What was probably only a gallon of water led to the whole kitchen floor being torn up…
20. November 2018
She leaned against the rail of the Speedwell, squinting to gain one last glimpse of her children before they disappeared on the horizon. The tears on her youngest’s face compelled her to go back, but it was too late. She reminded herself that she was doing this for them, that she would see them again, maybe in a year, in their new home.

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