My new husband Jim and I began decorating for Christmas in our new home Thanksgiving weekend. He and I, both previously widowed, have found joy in putting thought into our new Christmas traditions as we blend our families and lives
Worldwide Wednesday: Pray for L – Liberia
Thank you for joining me once, again for praying for people around the world. We are praying through the alphabet by country.
Today we pray for L – Liberia.
Everyone is waiting on something. What are you waiting for? Christmas? Birthday? Vacation? Completing a project? Finishing a semester? Anticipating with an attitude of expectation is taking the long view. This is how we wait on God with an
Solutions Magazine Features – Zur: God Our Rock from Experiencing God Through His Names by Sheryl Giesbrecht
Check out the article here: http://mysolutionsmagazine.com/february-2017/
What’s in a name? A lot actually. Names are powerful. A person’s character and destiny can
“Joy to the world, the Lord is come.” The verses of this familiar holiday carol float through the air Walmart, Target, or on the radio, yet for many, the holiday season is anything but joyful. Joy, like any other
Dear Friends and Family,
October is here. October 17, 2016 marks the seven-year anniversary of Pastor Paul’s promotion to heaven. Thank you for your continued prayers for our new blended family.
With each passing year since Paul has
Dear Friends and Family,
October is here. 10/17/16 marks the seven year anniversary of Pastor Paul’s promotion to heaven. Thank you for your continued prayers for our new blended family. With each passing year since Paul has gone, there are more friends and loved ones who have departed this earth for their heavenly home.
Are you tired of plodding through life? Like a plane on automatic pilot, our prayers can be repetitive, predictable, and even humdrum as we go through the motions. Ever wonder if God really hears your prayers? The remedy could be as
Are you tired of plodding through life? Like a plane on ‘automatic pilot,’ our prayers can be repetitive, predictable and even humdrum as we go through the motions. Do you ever wonder if God really hears your prayers? The remedy could be as simple as admitting un-confessed sin. Think about how it felt when you first found out how much God loved you! It’s good to be reminded of His presence protecting us even when we were not seeking Him. 3 John 1:9 says, “We love because he first loved us.”
All of us want a story that begins, “once upon a time” and ends “and they lived happily ever after.” The day the tragic motorcycle accident tore my husband Paul’s physical presence from my arms, my world collapsed. My fairytale became a nightmare; my life as I knew it ended. With Paul’s “promotion to heaven,” our marriage of twenty-eight years was over. I became a widow.