The Power of Sheer Encouragement

The Power of Sheer Encouragement

One of the great things about being married to a bibliophile, is that, at times, I get to appear more intelligent than I actually am. I wish I could say that I stumbled on the quote below as I was reading the biography of J.R.R. Tolkien, but I cannot. What actually...
Spiritual Friendship – Shine the Light

Spiritual Friendship – Shine the Light

Last week, my friend, Kristi, and I met in Laguna Beach. Every month we get together for about three hours. We share our lives and take in the beauty of Laguna, my favorite beach city. Together, we share our highs, our lows, our fears, our dreams, our wrestling...

Hearing God

On the theme of listening to God, I recently read this thought-provoking word by Frank Buchman, quoted in Gary Thomas’s great little book, Sacred Parenting. I’ve made Buchman’s language more gender inclusive. I’m quite sure Buchman was not just speaking to men. “We...