Perfect Love Casts Out Fear

Are you fearful of making mistakes? Having others find out your imperfections? Does the thought of a BIG error make you sweat? Yeah, me too. As an intern in college, I worked in the Communications Office. Our group created an Annual Report ...

We All Need Swimming Lessons

I wonder if God wants us all to learn how to swim. Figuratively at least. Over the course of the last week I've watched two of my children take swimming lessons and struggle. My oldest is somewhat determined to learn because he ...

You…Compared to Who?

I think we all have that person in our lives. You know, that one person you've always admired. That one person to whom you've probably always (maybe even just a little) compared yourself. For me, that person was my older cousin, Angie. ...

How to Be Overwhelmed

I delight myself in you...Unashamed because of mercy. I'm overwhelmed. I'm overwhelmed by you.  I'm overwhelmed. We made a Monday night, almost impulsive, decision to put our house on the market last week. Within twenty-four hours my walls were stripped clean of all ...