Choosing well when choosing a guy; an open letter to my daughters:

But the most important aspect is the element of experiencing the full consequences of our decision. Whenever someone protects us from those consequences or reduces them we learn a very bad lesson. We learn that someone will rescue us when we make a bad decision. We also learn to expect Father to rescue us from the consequences of our bad decisions as well. ...

“I will make you as white (clean) as the snow”

“Four women……Three with their husbands and one with her mother and father, sat quietly and nervously as the service began. It was supposed to be a celebration…a time to rejoice over the lives of their children. Their journey,begun some eight weeks earlier,was one filled with ups and downs, laughter and tears, fear and courage, loneliness and the amazing discovery of “never-aloneness.” The hurt, loss, they had hidden in their souls years earlier had been revealed…The secret had been surrendered....

How can we change the country’s direction?

We have recently experienced our national presidential election. In preparation, thousands gathered to pray for our country and for a spirit of repentance for this nation. For a number of years, we as Christians have been crying out to God to change the course that the US is on…to reverse the deterioration of the family, the increasing ungodliness and violence, the corruption in politics, the ongoing killing of the unborn. Yet these things continue in spite of our prayers. It...