Here We Go Again

Here We Go Again

I still am part of a small group of women who are reading the Bible with a two-year plan in the Chronological Bible. We are adding some New Testament readings; mostly recently a tour of Romans. The assigned reading never fails to impress, depress, but hearten. Some...
Closed Doors

Closed Doors

I’ve said it myself: the doors just seem shut to any conversations about God. Nobody seems interested, I have declared; overlooking the reality that most people I meet are interested in many of the same things I am – a segway into some conversations about what we...
Oh No! Oh No! Oh No!

Oh No! Oh No! Oh No!

Oh! No! The words resounded in my brain.  Seeing the sidewalk accelerate toward me was upsetting; especially when I realized I was propelling toward it.  Who knows why, but I tripped over the curb while herding grandchildren into a new eatery: one with enormous...
What Makes Prayer a Disappointment?

What Makes Prayer a Disappointment?

Disappointment is in the eye of the . . . Nothing like an expensive SUV plastered with bumper stickers condemning God, political leaders, and mocking prayer to get my attention! The most arresting one stated simply, Nothing Disappoints like Prayer. Yeah, well, I...