Appealing Little Fixer-Upper

When hard stuff happens, I’m tempted to ask, “Why is this happening to me?” But I’m learning to replace that…

The Sanctified Carrot

“Lord, this is your idiot servant speaking. I don’t think I hear Your voice. I thought I did. But now…

Now in Bloom

My daughter Anna, age 4, received a pressed flower in the mail. She grabbed it up and came running into…

Dead in the Ground

I attended my first Billy Graham Crusade as a young teenager. It meant nothing to me, or so I thought.…

Little White Devils

I was ready.  This wasn’t my first rodeo, so I fasted before the lab tests, just in case they’d forgotten…

Horizontal Conversion

I live in a town that pretty much embraces the motto, “When guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns.”…

Unsolved Mysteries

As John was leaving for church one Sunday morning, he grabbed his shoes by the front door and slipped them…

Tectonic Plates # 3 (Continued)

It begins shortly after the honeymoon- the shift of tectonic plates (i.e. earthquakes to the not-so-solid ground of our expectations).…