A Savior is Born

A cross forms the backdrop for my nativity scene downstairs. There’s a reason for that. I don’t know about you, but I need a visual reminder—not just once, but many times during the holiday season—for the real reason we celebrate. Don’t get me wrong. I love Christmas. I love how the season starts with "thanks …

Drink Deeply

Personal Worship Lesson 5 By Claudine Lehman When I think about praying and quiet times or journal times, I am reminded of a story I once read in a devotional by Dr. Garth Leno: A little girl from a very poor family was in the hospital. The nurse brought her a glass filled to the …

God is Aware

My favorite part of the newspaper is the comic page.  It gives a slice of life.  Baby Blues has some insightful family moments.  One in particular has stuck with me.  The mother looks in the mirror and exclaims in horror that she’s just found a hair on her chin.  Her daughter walks by and says, “Oh, …