Dying of Thirst

It was supper time, and we were setting the table.  My 6-year-old grew impatient as she waited for the meal to begin and she exclaimed, “I am dying for a drink!”  Another child challenged her, “Really?  Are you really dying?” After being challenged with the literal meaning of her...
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Enemies of a Thankful Heart

I will gather around a full table this Thanksgiving.  It will be full of people, and it will certainly be full of food.  I hope it will also be overflowing with thankfulness.  The Bible tells God’s people to be thankful in all circumstances (1 Thess 5:18).  Easier said than done,...
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Wonderfully Weird

Over the past several years I have met with a group of men for Bible study every Wednesday morning.  It is an honor to spend time with a group of men who want to be different from the rest of the world.  We are currently working our way through the book of Genesis. Genesis 17...
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Choose it or lose it

I am known for singing in the halls at work.  I sang in between classes when I taught at a local high school.  Now I sing up and down the halls at church.  I won’t be entering a talent contest anytime soon, but I definitely have a song in my heart. A student at Hope Christian...
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