Ambitiously Anticipating Advent
“When can we open our presents?” my eight-year old daughter asked. “Only seven more sleeps,” I said. I’d been teaching my children to be patient through a special ‘finding the baby Jesus’ hide and seek game we
“How could church people be so mean?” I thought to myself. Just a few hours earlier, my pastor- husband had been told to turn in his resignation. Now, I was the sole supporter of our little family of four with
Do you know who you are? You might say, of course, I am (your name). I work (your employment). I am single, married to (your spouse’s name) and I have (number of children or pets). But these are roles you
Worldwide Wednesday: Pray for the Unreached People
Nick Sartoris of Mission 111 is in Sierra Leon, Liberia embedded into the “Bom tribe” a people group who has never heard the name of Jesus.
“As it is written, How beautiful
What’s Your Name?
“Becky, Kathy, Casper, Ginger, oh whatever your name is…” mom’s voice was shrill and exasperated by the time she went through the list of names in our household. She was adamant and
I remember a few years ago I overheard my preschool son tell his sister, my elementary aged daughter, “You are not the boss of me.” There was another time, this time, I was an employee. The woman who was
Have you celebrated a win lately?
You must remember your win.
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It helps not only to celebrate, but to remind yourself how good it feels to complete something you’ve wanted
Happy Friday Friends – Sheryl’s June News!
“Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”
June Joy! I love summer. What? Summer in Bakersfield? Yes, that’s
Monday Motivation: Eyes on Him
What motivates you? As we plan for the week ahead, let’s consider what God has planned.
It is essential to keep our eyes on Him
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How to Regroup the Troops
What battles rage on your field today? Take “time out” to regroup your troops and “stand down.” Are you disappointed in someone who has let you down? I love this quote from W. Glynn