Read. Write. Pray. God's Word

Read. Write. Pray.

I have been wanting to read God’s Word more, and get familiar with it. I found this idea, and thought that it would work well to help me internalize his words to us, and it would be a kind of Bible study as well, as I think about the verses…

1 Corinthians 10:31
My Secret Fears About Being a Blogger

My Secret Fears About Being a Blogger

As I was thinking about this today, I got a little worried. I started wondering, what qualifies me to be a teacher? To teach others what God’s word says? And I realized, nothing really does. I have no degrees in theology, no background in teaching, nothing that would give me…

Better a Neighbor Who is Near...

Better a Neighbor Who is Near…

Last summer, the summer of 2015, before my little Orange had even turned a year old, the unthinkable happened. I was sitting down in the living room reading something, while my boys played around different areas of the house. I could hear them, and they all seemed to be fine. I…

What Every Marriage Needs: Cow Dung

What Every Marriage Needs: Cow Dung

Seriously! Cow dung is essential! Okay, maybe it’s not essential to a great marriage, or even to anything in life except maybe farming. But here’s the real essential ingredient to a happy marriage: laughter. As a Christian, I am well aware that laughter is not the essential ingredient. You absolutely…