Being God’s child changes everything – A meditation on 1 Peter 1:13-16

'Therefore, preparing your minds for action, and being sober-minded, set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ. As obedient children, do not be conformed to the passions of your former ignorance, but as he who called you is holy, you also be holy in … Continue reading Being God’s child changes everything – A meditation on 1 Peter 1:13-16

The needy in the American Church won’t always be forgotten: Meditation on Psalm 9

When I was pregnant I noticed everyone who was pregnant. When I had a 1969 Volkswagen bug, I noticed everyone with a classic Bug.  And today, when the fire in my belly is still burning from the issue of abuse and the message Christian leaders like Paige Patterson send women, I'm noticing every message in … Continue reading The needy in the American Church won’t always be forgotten: Meditation on Psalm 9

A slow-to-believe believer’s thoughts on Good Friday

It's Good Friday.There's a tsunami of meaning in those three words.Maybe for you it's just TGIF.I get it.  Honestly, I grew up hearing the story of Jesus' death and resurrection, but for years it made no connection with my soul.  If I'm honest the celebration (if you can call it that) of Good Friday has … Continue reading A slow-to-believe believer’s thoughts on Good Friday