gen2-24

  For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and they will become one flesh. Genesis 2:24 NIV84   This summer we are attending several weddings for young people we have watched grow up. Before family and friends they will speak vows of commitment to one… Read More


thriveinthelandofsometimes

  Why do we fluctuate so in the Land of Sometimes?   Sometimes we are spot on with our time with the Lord. Making alone time to sit and listen, read His Word, and pray for those closest to us. We are in church most Sundays, raising our hands in worship as our hearts are… Read More


isaiah6-8

  Then I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, “Whom shall I send, and who will go for Us?” Then I said, “Here am I. Send me!” Isaiah 6:8 NASB95   With all the graduations this month, from college and high school, I couldn’t help but revisit my own graduations.   In 1989, I… Read More


punctuationmarks

What is a run-on sentence?  I ask a class of fourth graders. Their answers vary from a sentence with too many thoughts to a sentence with no punctuation. Why should we use punctuation in our sentences?  I ask the same group. Their answers vary from it’s the right way to write to sentences are easier to… Read More


hosea-6-3

“LET’S recognize him as the LORD. LET’S keep trying to really know him. You can be sure the sun will rise. And you can be just as sure the LORD will appear. He will come to renew us like the winter rains. He will be like the spring rains that water the earth.” Hosea 6:3… Read More