Five Minute Friday

1. Write for 5 minutes flat – no editing, no over thinking, no backtracking. 2. Link back here and invite others to join in. 3. And then absolutely, no ifs, ands or buts about it, you need to visit the person who linked up before you & encourage them in their comments. Seriously. That is, like, […]

The Word of God {t squared}

The Word of God How does the Bible use the phrase “Word of God”? We see this phrase used in 2 different manners. First, Jesus Christ is portrayed in select passages as the Word of God.  “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” John 1:1 […]

The Rescued and the Rescuer

The Rescued

My brother has always been a bit of a trouble maker, but he went through a particularly noteworthy rebellious streak during his late teen years. Typical teenage stuff, experimentation with alcohol and cigarettes (this was before the days that “experimentation” included drugs of various sorts), staying out late partying, being places he shouldn’t have been, […]

10 Reasons to Join the WIP Wednesday Link Up

I started this blog as a way to hold myself accountable to some goals or habits that I wanted to create in my life. However, I knew I wouldn’t be reaching one of these goals every day or probably even weekly, so I began to think about a consistent “column” I could do weekly that […]

3 Ways to Respond to Service

You can learn a lot teaching three and four year olds Sunday School. We were finishing up snack Sunday morning. The four girls sitting together at the “girls” table, and our lone ranger man sitting by himself because he wanted to be at the “boys” table. Everyone happily munching on goldfish. Stereotypical Sunday school, right? […]