Category Archives: Time With God

Don’t Leave Home Without It

I left without it. After cramming four days worth of clothes, shoes and toiletries into my luggage, no sliver of space remained for a Bible or my daily devotional. No problem. On the first morning, I breathed a quick “This … Continue reading

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Am I in Stride with God?

As an infant and not yet walking, Jessica climbed upon Jim’s shoes and pulled herself up by his legs to grab hold of his hands. Each tiny foot rested on one of Jim’s size 12’s so that as he walked, … Continue reading

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Choosing the Better

My brothers and sister said I was destined to be a boss — mainly because I was the oldest and pretty bossy. When I was 13 years old, my parents assigned my sister, Debbie, and I to clear the dinner table and … Continue reading

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Will I Know God’s Voice?

“Lord, what do You want me to do? And how will I know it’s your voice I hear and not mine?” As I prayed over the pros and cons of a decision, a memory came to mind… The auditorium filled … Continue reading

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A “Come As You Are” Party

“You look lovely just the way you are. Let’s go,” my husband coaxed me toward the door. Was that a compliment or him hurrying me to leave? Jim’s last-minute suggestion of lunch at the Cotton Patch restaurant made my mouth water … Continue reading

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Time Out

            I’m ashamed to admit it…some Sundays I attend “Church of the Covers.” That’s my code for sleeping in rather than going to church. I did that last week. Weeks of non-stop busy-ness with work and personal commitments caught up … Continue reading

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