Glory to God in highest heaven, and peace on earth to those with whom God is pleased. Luke 2:14   We know the Christmas story well. We’ve heard it told through drama, song, and dramatic reading. We take turns reading the Christmas story before presents can be unwrapped. And in Sunday school, we have… Read More


Once you had no identity as a people; now you are God’s people. 1 Peter 2:10   The roles in my life don’t define my identity, they are simply the means by which God matures me as His child. I am a daughter I am a sister I am a granddaughter I am a niece… Read More


When I smiled at them, they could hardly believe it. The light of my face lifted their spirits. Job 29:24 (NIrV)   How many times in a day would you say you smile? How many times in a day would you say you intentionally smile at another person for the sheer hope of lifting their… Read More

be still

God can do anything, you know— far more than you could ever imagine or guess or request in your wildest dreams! He does it not by pushing us around but by working within us, his Spirit deeply and gently within us. Ephesians 3:20-21 The Message   This past Saturday was amazing with the women of… Read More


  Do everything without complaining and arguing, so that no one can criticize you. Live clean, innocent lives as children of God, shining like bright lights in a world full of crooked and perverse people. Philippians 2:14–15 (NLT)   In households across America, moms can be heard tensely spewing these words, “If you don’t stop… Read More