Where Is The America I Knew as a Child? 1/28/17

Where Is The America I Knew as a Child?   Where Is The America I Knew as a Child? I grew up learning about America’s inclusiveness. It was taught in every class and attitude of the teachers (which to me Read More …

Lone Leaf 1/17/17

Lone Leaf was inspired by this beautiful picture by Sandy Follett. Intertwined is some of my story growing up and of course, my God. I pray that you will be as inspired as I was. The words on the page Read More …

1000 Gifts: Trusting Grace 12/13/16

1000 Gifts: Trusting Grace  12/13/16 I’ll talk about 1000 Gifts: Trusting Grace in our Devotional study tonight. Trust is really an issue of mine since I was a child sexual abuse survivor. If you can’t trust your own parents, ho do you Read More …

1000 Gifts: here-now Grace 12/6/16

1000 Gifts: here-now Grace  12/6/16 Tonight, we’ll talk about 1000 Gifts: here-now Grace in our Devotional study by Ann Voskamp. On 12/2/16, we learned about our God who wants us “Thinking of joy and happiness and laughter.” And that can only be done with thankfulness Read More …

Bless You This Thanksgiving 11/20/16

Bless You This Thanksgiving Thanksgiving is this Thursday. Let’s focus on our blessings as I Bless You This Thanksgiving. Our family backgrounds may be different with some of us not having the picture-perfect home that’s shown on TV sitcoms and Read More …

Powerful Prayer Devotional – Peace, Provision, Confession, and Praise 8/30/16

Powerful Prayer Devotional – Peace and Provision Last Friday we talked about the Powerful Prayer Devotional – God’s Hand in our Devotional and praying Psalm 91. We first read the Psalm in NIV as it was written and then we read the version Read More …

Powerful Prayer Devotional – God's Hand 8/26/16

Powerful Prayer Devotional – God’s Hand On Tuesday we discussed the Powerful Prayer Devotional – Powerful and Effective Prayer in our Devotional and James 5:16 meant according to Lory in the Devotional and also I discuss James 5:13-18 in context giving a fuller, complete Read More …

Powerful Prayer Devotional – Powerful and Effective Prayer 8/23/16

Today, we discuss Powerful Prayer Devotional – Powerful and Effective Prayer from our Devotional. Lory, who writes our Devotional, discusses James 5:16 NIV and how it is interpreted as powerful and effective prayer. Let’s see what she is talking about. Read More …