Our Great I Am

Jesus is our Sustainer. John 6:35, 48, 51. I am the bread of life. If there is one thing of this world that many women struggle with, it is our relationship with food. We all seem to struggle with some…

Seasons of Growth, Part 3: Harvest

Seasons of Growth, Part 3: Harvest

It wasn’t the way I expected. It was mid-August, and Rob and I began heavy harvesting half our garden. It either had to be harvest time or destruction time. The new bike path would be blasting through the middle of…

Seasons of Growth, Part 2: Fruit Bearing

Seasons of Growth, Part 2: Fruit Bearing

In my last post, I wrote about some basic gardening practices and used those ideas to build an analogy about spiritual growth. Just as a gardener does not plant all her seeds at once but plants different things at different…

Seasons of Growth

Seasons of Growth

I’m not a gardener. I don’t have a green thumb. Yet, when you look at my garden, you might say, “Really? Really? No green thumb?!?” The truth is that I’ve been grafted into the green thumb club. Both my husband…

Compelled to Tell

I recently read a blog post from a ministry friend. Her post was the catalyst for my thoughts. Her basic question was, “What story gets our attention?” citing the recent headline news of the Royal Wedding and Terrorist’s Death. While…