Gummy Bears

My shirt stuck to my lower back, damp with perspiration. I took a break from pedaling and looked back to check the trailer attached to my bike. Four-​​​​year-​​​​old Johnny looked fine. The cool breeze played in his hair as he sat there […]

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Living Below the Bar

Who in the world is Mephibosheth and what possessed his momma to give him such a name? Well, I can’t answer the second question, but I can shed some light on the first. Mephibosheth was a man who was living way below his potential. […]

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Step into God’s Word with Faithlife Tours

You’re the heart of your family and community. Your husband, kids, and community group are always coming to you for spiritual guidance. You’ve been spending time in the Word, but it feels like something is missing from your Bible study. We […]

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The Resolution of Mercy

I love a new year — a chance to do things differently, to live differently. A new year is an opportunity to make changes to my health, family, career, and relationships. It’s a new start for all of us. That’s why we make resolutions, start […]

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Daddy’s Girl

Ever view a talk show featuring parent-​​​​child reunions? The audience is offered a front row seat to the first smiles of two people who had for various reasons been separated from one another. Clapping through tears, the host wraps up the episode […]

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The Year to Be the Parent

Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it. (Proverbs 22:6) You may remember the news story out of California a couple of years ago. A woman was suing McDonald’s because […]

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