|Where Did That Airplane Go?
Thursday, May 22, 2014
It's been dropped from the headlines, and you probably aren't even thinking about it anymore. But that Malaysian Airlines plane is still missing.
As the international effort quietly continues, it has been suggested that the plane may never be found.
I feel horrible for the families that have ... [ read more ]
|Missing Jesus: True Beauty
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Being a youngish pastor's wife, I have a special place in my heart for the teenage girls and young women in our congregation.
Two summers ago, I had them over for a sleepover, to enjoy pizza and movies and girl time. I also gave a little talk about beauty and ... [ read more ]
|Why Motherhood Is Only For the Faint at Heart
Friday, May 9, 2014
When a tornado hit a small town in Arkansas last week, one mother lost everything. Her house, her things—and her two, sweet little boys. While weeping in the hospital with broken legs, this mother was able to communicate to a friend how the grace of Christ transcends even the most ... [ read more ]
|Every Mother Has Her Hands Full
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Gloria Furman is a wife, mother of four young childen, doula, and blogger. Below is an excerpt from her second book, Treasuring Christ When Your Hands Are Full: Gospel Meditations for Busy Moms, which helps moms pursue the giver of grace: Jesus.
To say, “Being a mom isn’t easy,” is like ... [ read more ]
|Ann Voskamp's Gift to Her Mother
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Mother's Day is approaching. Maybe you know this because of all of the TV ads telling you to hurry up and buy your mom a gift. Ann Voskamp shares with us an idea for a gift that's better than anything you can buy.
She keeps it by her Bible. ... [ read more ]