My Father’s World

By Sheryl Murray This is my Father's WorldAnd to my listening earsAll nature sings and round me ringsThe music of the spheres As I was flying on a Boeing 737 a week ago, traveling from Memphis to Denver amidst the COVID-19 concern, my mind naturally turned to those who were suffering around the globe and …

Faith over Fear

What a year these past ten days have been, right? Like many of you, I’ve run the full gamut of emotions, thinking everything from “Darn, my vacation is canceled,” to “the world as we know it is OVER!” Some of you are learning to home-school for the very first time, others are dealing with loneliness, …

Living Words

By Carey Helmink I am a fan of the apostle Paul for many reasons but one of the main reasons is the humble way he lived his life and served the church. Because of the power of his words, it’s easy to imagine him different than he was. From things I have read, I believe …

Awaken Your Heart

By Marcia Bohlke Shereen asked me to share one or two ways God has awakened my faith in the past few years. Without getting into the details, I will share that in the past few years my heart has known trauma, betrayal, abuse, grief and loss. I tell you that because it is perhaps easy …

Jesus Is God

For our third week of Advent, we throw back to 2014 and this post by Shereen which rings as true today as it did then. It comes up too often to ignore, to push aside and move on. Whether lingering over warm cups in my favorite coffee shop, sitting face-to-face at the kitchen table, or …