Why You Should Get Unbusy

A few years ago I read this question on a website: “Why is being unbusy never as good of an excuse as being busy?” The writer submitted that they are equally important. And I agree. There’s a common misconception in […]

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Dancing Leaves: God’s Spirit in Our Lives

Oh, how I love this time of year. The vibrant colors, and smells of fall are just such a joy to my heart! While walking the other day, I noticed the bright orange and yellow fall leaves “dancing” on the […]

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Choosing an Attitude of Gratitude

“Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires and greed, which is idolatry.” —Colossians 3:5 We live in a “stuff” driven world where it does not seem to matter how much we […]

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Everyday Thanksgiving for Kids

Giving thanks is the star of Thanksgiving Day, but if that’s the only time a family verbalizes what they are thankful for, it just isn’t enough. Gratitude is something children learn best by watching it modeled in everyday life. A […]

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What Gone with the Wind Taught Me about Marriage

Most of us know that Margaret Mitchell wrote the 1936 novel Gone With the Wind. What you might not know is that if it weren’t for her husband’s encouragement, this work, and the Academy Award winning film it inspired, may […]

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God Used Depression to Set Me Free

There was a time in my life when I felt completely ashamed of letting people see into my struggles with depression. There was a time when I would have never told anyone that I was taking medication and seeing a therapist for my […]

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