What Steals Your Peace?
Is it your job, family, neighbors, co-workers or could it just be
your perception of yourself?
This publisher letter, again inspired in the middle of the night,
was yet another paradigm shift for me. Do you ever struggle
The Need for Christian Friendship
Adversity often brings us face-to-face with our need to
associate with a different set of people. Perhaps we need to
sever ties with others. Perhaps we need new friends. Perhaps
we need to...
Reflections of a Summer Evening on My Front Porch
If you’re sitting on my upstairs porch in the summertime,
and you catch the full moon at just the right phase, it bathes the
whole valley in a kind of buttery luminescence and lengthens
A Re-Written Story
A pen and sheet of paper can become so many different
things: for some a canvas fit for a beautiful image, for others
the space for a poem, and for several the preferred method
of keeping a list of needed groceries. What becomes of...
Women’s Hormonal Therapy
After returning from a four-day conference on Age
Management, I learned some very important information,
which I would like to summarize:
Since most people are living longer, it is crucial to stay
A Pirate Filled with Praise
In the world of professional sports, athletes are revered,
admired and celebrated by fans. Being paid a king’s ransom to
play a kid’s game is a future that is desired by many. But what
spectators don’t see are the...
Beginnings and Endings
It seems a bit strange to be thinking about beginnings
when so many things in my life seem to be ending. Like
beginnings, endings occur throughout life as well. We
reach certain seasons of our lives or something happens
Watch God Work in Your Life Continually
God wants us to continually make good choices for
our lives. So He’s given us the Bible—His Word—as an
instruction book to live by. The thing is, once we know what
it says, we’re responsible to...
Never Take Your Marriage for Granted
We have discussed the importance of being intentional
about investing time in your spouse. Of equal importance is
attitude. An attitude of service and sacrifice—the “I’m Third”
How Do You Have a Wedding Without Debt?
How do you have a wedding without debt?
Wow, where do I start on this one? I guess the best way
is to tell the truth. Honey, that question kind of makes you
Downsizing for Peace
The process of letting go of “stuff” can be very healing and
beneficial on several levels. My recent move into a smaller
space has taught me many important lessons.
First, it takes less time to keep my space clean. This means
I have greatly enjoyed your magazine because it is so
personable and relatable. Every article reads like Jesus with
Blessed are the eyes which see the things which you see:
Traumatic Injuries Are Not Simple Events
Traumatic injuries can be from car accidents, falls, or sport
injuries. Many people feel that when they are hit in a motor vehicle
accident (MVA) or a fall, they are injured in the places where...