Who Needs Him Most?

“Become a Christian counselor and bring Christ to those who need Him most!”  That’s what the advertisement said. Under the add was  a picture of  a man. He was dirty and dressed in rags. As I stared at the add, the thought came to me: “…to those who need him most? As if some need […]

The Worship Service

People slowly make their way into the church sanctuary and find a place to sit. Sleepy babies are dropped off safely in the care of waiting nursery workers. The pastor makes his final adjustments to his sermon, the worship leader tunes his guitar,  people eagerly greet each other as they make room for their family […]

Don’t Waste Your Motherhood

It was a cool, fall afternoon. A precious friend had taken time out of her busy schedule to stop by for a visit. It was a refreshing break from our daily responsibilities to relax, drink coffee, and talk. She is the mother of 3 children, ages 7 and under. I listened as she honestly shared […]

Have You Seen God?

A few years ago I worked in the toddler Sunday School class.  One Sunday around Christmas time, after teaching the class, I was struck by how evident it was that these little people have parents who were very obviously taking time to invest in their children.  Even at their young ages, there was fruit that […]