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This scene has played out over and over in my life. Quite possibly you've lived this too: A friend or family member texts or calls you with troubling news. A cancer diagnosis. A high risk pregnancy. Discovery of an addiction. A marriage falling apart. The news always...read more
"See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the desert and streams in the wasteland." Isaiah 43:19 (KJV) As many of you know, in 1998 I suffered a stress fracture in my L-5/S-1, which later was...read more
I didn't dress in gray and black intentionally. But, somehow my subconscious decided to dress me. Two Sundays ago, Rob and I drove Candace Rose to Dulles Airport in DC to catch her flight "to the other side of the world." All I kept thinking on the ride there was,...read more
Deuteronomy 6:5, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.” With all your soul. Yet another 4WORDS that press us forward. In 1981, I graduated from college. That was a long time ago! This past week, I experienced...read more
Deuteronomy 6:5, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.” The word all is a little word with a big punch. All defined, means, “used to emphasize the greatest possible amount of a quality.” So, if I apply this to...read more
1 Corinthians 13:11 (KJV) "When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things." When I first began noticing powerful 4WORD statements in the Word, Paul's exhortation in 1...read more
"LET NOTHING MOVE YOU." "Therefore, my dear brothers, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain." 1 Corinthians 15:58, NIV I will be short and sweet. What is...read more
"BECAUSE YOU SAY SO" (Luke 5:5, NIV) "Simon answered, "Master, we've worked hard all night and haven't caught anything. But because you say so, I will let down the nets." For the past few months, I have been chewing on this idea—4WordMovement. I kept reading the Word...read more
(Candace took these photos for me while touring London.) John Bunyan. One of Christendom's greats. Once again, I have been reading through Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress with my writing classes and once again I have been moved to tears. As I was reading of Christian's...read more
Oh what fun I had this morning! Asked to come share the good news of Jesus Christ with the elementary school of Denbigh Baptist Christian School (Brooke and Grant's alma mater), I jumped at the chance to open the Word of God to little children. I am always humbled by...read more
A couple of weeks ago, my husband started reading and writing devotionals to us, his family, via email on the Psalms. Every day, I waited to hear what wisdom and encouragement he had for us! It has been a great source of comfort during these difficult economic...read more
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