Category Archives: life lessons

The Caterpillar’s Destiny

Have you ever stopped to wonder what a caterpillar would think – if he KNEW what he was destined to become? Continue reading

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Science and Faith: Hand in Hand

  My friend told me the other day, “We are Science, and Faith, two sides of the same coin.” That evening, I thought, “On the one hand is Science and on the other, Faith – And then I visualized this … Continue reading

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Book Review – The Business of Coaching with Horses

Formerly an Equine Specialist certified by the Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association (EAGALA), I was curious about what this author had to say on the topic of using horses in therapy. Schelli Whitehouse’s enthusiasm for people, coaching, and horses … Continue reading

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When is Independence Not a Good Thing

“Me do it.” The little girl grabbed the hairbrush from her mother. “Look Ma, no hands.” The boy peddled his bike past his mother, his hands raised in the air.    “Don’t worry Dad, I’ve got this.” The college graduate … Continue reading

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What If . . . ?

“For I know the plans that I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope,” Jeremiah 29:11 (NASB). Continue reading

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Being Seen With Christ

Reading scripture verses as follow-up to last week’s sermon a theme stood out in these words ─ united, together, fellowship, conformity, purchased, abide, and known. Words describing our relationship with Jesus Christ. But, to be recognized as belonging to Christ, we must be “seen” together. Continue reading

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Diving Deep

dive deeper into the Word of God Continue reading

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Bearing More Fruit

Jesus used the examples of vines, branches, and fruit to help us see ─ our lives are a lot like a grapevine. Continue reading

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God Is Calling, Are You Listening?

This morning, during a time of quiet reflection, I desired to empty my busy mind of thoughts and troubles. Just to free head space so I could hear God. There are many Bible verses, and times of despair, that tell … Continue reading

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Passion is a driving force

I’m grateful that we have a God who is more passionate than a defending parent, more passionate than a shepherd looking for a sheep, more passionate than those who spend hours hunting for that last coin. Continue reading

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