5 Reasons to Write a Handwritten Letter

There’s nothing like getting a personal letter in the mail. Short of wedding invitations and graduation announcements, letters can be few and far between these days. I’m thankful that during my lifetime, I knew about sending, as well as, receiving letters in the mailbox. There’s something special about an envelope with your name inscribed on it, … More 5 Reasons to Write a Handwritten Letter

A Verse and a Word

2020 seems like it could be a year of order and perfection. The numerical pattern of the even numbers just looks clean, perfect, orderly.  The idea of 20/20 vision springs to mind perfect vision. Because we live in this world, we know it will not be a year of order or perfection for planet earth. … More A Verse and a Word

Why the Angels Sing

Christmas music abounds with scads of beautiful and touching carols, but none has captured my heart more than “Hark the Herald Angels Sing.” I checked a few lists and this triumphant, happy song makes the top 20 of Christmas songs. The theology in the hymn is crystal clear and my heart rejoices hearing and singing … More Why the Angels Sing

The Carrot Option

It may not be your go to food, but if you’re on a meal plan or always looking for recipes to point you to maintaining a healthy lifestyle, carrots are an option. Carrots are underrated, but maybe we’ve all had the canned version, which is soft and pale. A real carrot has a number of … More The Carrot Option

Truth in a List

A few years ago, I was teaching children who had no idea who Jesus is. I was desperate to help them understand my love for Him and His word. I wanted to pass on some core ideas because I didn’t know how long I’d be with them. An urgency to share what I knew led … More Truth in a List

Scripture Writing Now

Scripture Writing became a habit for me a few years ago. It was then I discovered people who combined their creativity with intention to produce countless options of monthly guides for writing the Holy Scripture. I was interested and years later, I still love it. It’s almost October. New things are beginning, routines being established, … More Scripture Writing Now

I Love the Lord

Yesterday on social media a national speaker recommended a song. It caused me to research it for a moment. I chose to watch it on YouTube not by the version recommended, but by the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir out of New York. This song, “I Love the Lord” pierces the depths of me, cuts through my … More I Love the Lord