Happy Birthday, John Wesley!

On May 17, 315 years ago, founder of the Methodist Church, John Wesley was born in Epworth, England. In honor of his birthday, I thought it would be fun to share a few inspirational stories about John Wesley in today’s, Three Things! #1 Purpose in life John Wesley’s father, Samuel was a priest in the […]

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Mom holds the power

Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 13, so today I want to dedicate this post to mothers everywhere in all situations and all walks of life. I honor the mothers who have entered the Kingdom of Heaven, mothers who are in the trenches raising their young children or teenagers, mothers who grieve for children they […]

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Getting the wonder back

Do you feel like you’re viewing life in shades of gray rather than vibrant color? It is so easy to lose our sense of wonder when life becomes dull and routine!  I love the line in Leanne Womack’s song that says, “I hope you still feel small when you stand beside the ocean.”  In order to […]

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Things are changing

It’s that time of year when both high school and college graduates are preparing for big changes in life. As a parent, I’m very familiar with these types of changes! Jesus also understood that life is full of changes and with one powerful statement, He gives us so much insight about how to deal with […]

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Did you hear that?

I don’t believe God just gives you one moment in your whole life, but rather, lots of special moments or opportunities. You know the ones? When it feels as if God has spoken to you and suddenly you have such clarity! Then, you get to decide, what am I going to do with this? Will […]

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WHAT’S YOUR PASSION?

I believe in life, we all need to have a passion that drives us, whether it’s aviation, law or medicine; whether it’s being a stay-at-home mom, teacher, electrician, plumber or preacher. It is passion for what we do that makes a difference in this world, but how can we be sure what we are doing […]

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True Message of Easter

I have always loved the Easter Egg hunt at St. Luke’s. It has been so enjoyable over the years to see the children gathering the eggs, enjoying the chocolate candy, and meeting the Easter Bunny. It is a fun part of the holiday weekend! But while I love the day, it is Easter morning that […]

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Books About Heaven

As a follow-up to last week’s post where we looked at what it will be like in Heaven, I’m doing something a little different this week. Instead of the typical “three things,” I’m sharing with you a list of books that have been the most influential and though provoking, for me, on the topic of […]

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WHAT IS HEAVEN LIKE?

It’s one of the questions I get so often, “What is Heaven like?” We all want to know the answers. Countless books have been written (there are some really good ones) about near death experiences. I have to tell you right off the bat there is mystery in answering this question. There is no way […]

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Made in God’s Image

Do you ever think about what it means to be created in the image of God? #1 Made in God’s Image God created the land and the sea and called it good. God created the birds of the air and the fish in the sea and called it good. God created the moon, stars and […]

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