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Why Daddies Are Worth Remembering — Even If You Don’t Have One

By On June 18, 2010

“He didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.” ~ Clarence Budington Kelland Is Father’s Day worth remembering when you don’t have a daddy? Since… Read More


How Can God Stay Silent? — What I Have In Common With An Ex-Terrorist

By On March 10, 2010

A few days ago, The Wall Street Journal published a jaw dropping interview with Mosab Hamas Yousef, the son of Sheikh Hassan Yousef — a founder and leader of the Palestinian terrorist… Read More


How We Make Choices: What Super Bowl Quarterback Drew Brees Believes About God

By On February 26, 2010

A few weeks have passed since the New Orlean Saints won the 2010 Super Bowl championship title, but I’m still thinking about Drew Brees. No, I’m not daydreaming about a married man. … Read More


No One Left Behind: Rescue

By On January 22, 2010

Artist: Desperation Band Album: Desperation Year: 200e Title: Rescue There is nothing more captivating than news of a rescue. As Northern California was swathed in sheets of rain this week, I heard… Read More


Looking For My Real Father

By On January 20, 2010

“Why don’t you have a daddy?” At the tender age of two, TJ asked me a question I wasn’t quite ready to answer. From as early as I could remember, I have… Read More


God Is My Father, Not the Bus Driver — Blessing In Learning To Wait

By On January 13, 2010

[Today’s thoughts continue from yesterday’s post After Avatar:  Passion’s Threshold of Faith.] Waiting often feels like inaction. How God views waiting and what He does in it surprised me with a true… Read More


Quitting Can Be An Act of Faith

By On August 6, 2009

As Christians, we like staying the course.  We don’t quit.  But, to get us where God wants us to go, we sometimes need to leave what’s familiar behind. We teach our children… Read More


Hi There, God. This is Bonnie, Your Regular Customer

By On August 5, 2009

The world works in a hierarchical structure.  Everyone knows there is an “A” List, a “B” List, and the I’m-Sorry-You-Are-Not-Listed “X” List.  I was reminded of this just last week when I… Read More


My Top 5 Spiritual Soul Foods

By On August 3, 2009

Today, I want to introduce you to my top 5 spiritual soul foods. In an earlier post, I ‘fessed up to my Top 5 Spiritual Junk Foods. I definitely gobble up spiritually… Read More


Thank God for the Weekend!

By On July 31, 2009

It feels so good to wake up on a Friday.  I’ll often do a mental double check to make sure I didn’t just think that it was Friday. Lemme see, what did… Read More


Why Can’t God Give Me a Sack of Flour?

By On July 28, 2009

Learning to trust that God’s grace will arrive on time is a tough lesson to learn. When I go through hard times, I pray for something supernatural to carry me through. I’m … Read More


Got Spiritual Junk Food? Here’s My Top 5

By On July 27, 2009

Today I want to ‘fess up to my top five spiritual junk foods. Junk food is so good.  Especially in the summer.  There’s something about being out in hot weather and flip… Read More