6 Must-Read Christian Novels

Thanks to my mom, I’ve loved reading books my whole life.  Once I became a mother, the habit tapered off while my children were small, but now I am back at it.  I don’t remember where I heard the phrase, but it has stuck with me for years and I have found it to be true:

“Readers are leaders, and leaders are readers.”

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Are You Working Too Much?

Do not wear yourself out to get rich; do not trust your own cleverness.  Cast but a glance at riches, and they are gone, for they will surely sprout wings and fly off to the sky like an eagle.  Proverbs 23:4-5  NIV It’s useless for you to work from early morning to late at night just […]

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Cancer, Joy and The Holy Spirit

Cancer sucks.  We all agree.  No one knows that more than my friend, Dave, and his family.  Earlier this year, Dave and his wife, Audra, found out that their teenage daughter, Gabby, has colon cancer. While it has been a year of ups and downs, Dave and Audra had an experience recently that shook them […]

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Fear: What it is, and what it does (Part 1)

I recently asked my Facebook friends what kinds of fears are commonly faced today, in preparation for this article.  Here are some of the things they said: Dying Terminal illness Failure Financial concerns Not being good enough Being alone Rejection Public speaking Phobias (ex: claustrophobia) An uncertain future Other people’s opinions Commitment Homelessness/starvation Going to […]

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