We all revise our thinking

We all revise our thinking

Last week I saw the Broadway play Hamilton and it was amazing. The next day we kept grandkids and we all watched a movie called The Bigfoot Family. How in the world did those two very different things inspire this blog post?  After watching Hamilton and The Bigfoot...
If Sam Walton could speak to his board

If Sam Walton could speak to his board

What happens when money talks and Christians grow silent? Sam Walton never denied that his passion in life was his work. He had grown up on a farm and learned what it meant to work hard. He succeeded in school, in sports, and later in business. He died six days before...
God’s help for impossible choices

God’s help for impossible choices

Note: This blog post originally was scheduled to publish on 5/22, but was pushed back a week to publish a post on the American Idol finale. Mom has been steadily improving over these past few weeks, and we continue to be grateful for every day we have with her! I had...
A high moment in American Idol’s finale

A high moment in American Idol’s finale

I watched most of the episodes for American Idol this year because I was interested in following several of the contestants. I hadn’t watched Idol for several years, but this year was different. This year, several of the contestants professed their Christian faith as...
Pray that God will do what God has done

Pray that God will do what God has done

How do we pray for Israel? How do we pray for our own country? What should we be asking for specifically? My husband Jim was recently speaking about the issues surrounding the conflict in Israel. Truthfully, peace seems to be an impossibility unless God intervenes. I...