Dear, Lord: I’m ready to listen

Dear, Lord: I’m ready to listen

Those are words God longs to hear. How much of your time with God is spent listening to him?  When does the Lord interrupt your thoughts with one of his?  Our greatest need for prayer isn’t the requests we lay before him. The answers we most need are often to...
Who are your forever friends?

Who are your forever friends?

Last week, through tears, I looked at a crowd of women who will be friends forever. I may not see them each week, but I will think of them often on Thursday mornings, knowing they are together for Bible study. As I told them, it isn’t hard to go, it’s just hard to...
The newness of life

The newness of life

Those of us who live in Texas are already enjoying the beginning of spring. The trees have begun to bud and the bulbs are shooting up with the promise of the flowers we will soon enjoy. And the ground is covered with pollen making everyone sneeze. (Not everything is...