A Word of Encouragement

Following the Truth

Following the Truth I woke this morning and read this scripture. And immediately thought “THIS is what makes me most grateful.” That all my children are following the Truth. In a world where truth is whatever you think it is, I thank God that somehow Michael and I have managed to lead our children to The… Continue reading Following the Truth

For Those in Ministry

Countdown to Christmas Programs

By now you have received all those packets in the mail filled with Christmas musicals. And you are completely overwhelmed. I don’t know the times I have said to myself, “I love this play, but there is no way our kids can pull this off.” There’s not enough talent. Not enough funds. Not enough time!… Continue reading Countdown to Christmas Programs

For Those in Ministry · My Home School Experience

Book Review: 52 Commands of Jesus For Children

  I received 52 Commands of Jesus in exchange for my honest and open review. This review comes from the viewpoint of a mom, grandmother, and a Children’s Ministry director of 25 years. 52 Commands of Jesus for Children “52 Commands” is a one-year family devotional based on the words of Jesus. Each week offers a… Continue reading Book Review: 52 Commands of Jesus For Children

Book Reviews

Book Review : The Tiniest Tree

The Tiniest Tree by Ann Banco Reade I met Ann Reade when I moved into her community last fall. She has a huge heart for any creature, animal or human, that is less privileged or struggling in life. Her writings take you right to the soul of her passion. In her first book, The Tiniest… Continue reading Book Review : The Tiniest Tree

A Word of Encouragement · For Those in Ministry

Prayer Outreach ~ The Difference 36 Hours Can Make

After all, it’s the reason we exist …. to reach out to those around us. For most of my ministry, my passion fell in the area of children. It seemed to me that the children’s department was often overlooked, but if we really want to reach people, then children is where to start. There are… Continue reading Prayer Outreach ~ The Difference 36 Hours Can Make