Do you ever have moments when it seems as if your whole life has been turned upside down and you just don’t know if you can handle any more?  Sometimes life is overwhelming. I recently found a garden snake in our elementary building. Considering that our students would be returning on Monday, I knew the … Continue reading Overwhelmed?

Politically Correct vs. Biblically Firm

There has been much controversy recently over statements made by Chick-fil-A president, Dan Cathy. In an interview, Cathy was asked about the company’s support of the traditional family. His response was, “Well, guilty as charged.” Cathy also said, “We are very much supportive of the family—the biblical definition of the family unit.” The original story … Continue reading Politically Correct vs. Biblically Firm

A Long and Difficult Journey

The journey of life is often long and difficult.  There are many obstacles in our way that cause discouragement, grumbling, and questions. Our circumstances may leave us feeling like the Israelites as God led them to the promised land.  God had promised something better than the life they were leaving, but they faced many struggles … Continue reading A Long and Difficult Journey

God’s Unfailing Love

Psalms 13:1-6 1 O LORD, how long will you forget me? Forever? How long will you look the other way? 2 How long must I struggle with anguish in my soul, with sorrow in my heart every day? How long will my enemy have the upper hand? 3 Turn and answer me, O LORD my God! … Continue reading God’s Unfailing Love

Nothing Is Impossible With God

He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock and gave me a firm place to stand.  Psalms 40:2 Growing up I lived on a farm, so I learned to drive at an early age.  I often drove the pickup while my dad … Continue reading Nothing Is Impossible With God


And so after waiting patiently, Abraham received what was promised.  Hebrews 6:25 We live in a fast-paced world with instant messaging, faxing, cell phones, fast food restaurants, and drive-thru windows.  Just about anything you need or want can be acquired much quicker than a few decades ago.  I especially enjoy drive-thru windows - fast food, … Continue reading PATIENCE OF ABRAHAM