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Just Say Yes

Just Say Yes

Saying yes can have amazing results.  Where would we be without the yeses of Abraham, Moses, Ruth, David, Mary, Joseph and even…

Normal Radical Christianity

Normal Radical Christianity

On the same day a teenager gunned down cute little kids in Texas, I smiled and talked to strangers on my morning…

Becoming One/ Abide Conference

Becoming One/ Abide Conference

(Notes from my breakout session at Abide conference) I’m happy to be with you! I love marriage, not because it’s always blissful…

How to be an Influencer

How to be an Influencer

My timid fingers find their spots on the keyboard and I think of Moses. I remember how, despite  his hesitancy and fear,…

What Worry Accomplishes

What Worry Accomplishes

I wonder how much time I’ve lost to worry? In the early years of our marriage I recall standing at our living…

Speaking to Strangers

Speaking to Strangers

I had plenty of time on my hands since I was sixteenth in line. The Post Office was characteristically running at a…

A Gift for the King

A Gift for the King

Enroute to Columbia, my neck craned towards the steering wheel, eyes peeled for deer and crazy drivers, hands gripped at 10 and…

Becoming One

Becoming One

From the time I was a little girl I daydreamed about marriage. It was an innate desire. Cinderella taught me everything I knew.…