As I was shopping for my items for our shoeboxes for Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child, tears came to my eyes. I thought of the kids of Haiti and how little they have and how spoiled I am. As Americans we are so amazingly blessed materially but forget to be grateful and give back. From everyone who has been given much, much will be demanded; Luke 12:48
But there was another reason tears came to my eyes. The holiday season is difficult. It is for so many-I am one of them. Years ago, my father had a terrible stroke at a Sunday School Christmas party that changed everything. Since then I struggle with joy during this obvious season of joy. I am not alone.
Matthew 28:19-20 (NASB) Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father … More
Matthew 28:19-20 (NASB) Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, 20 teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.”
I find myself crying over vines a lot. As a matter of fact, I seem to be an expert in … More
If you are not called to go, you are called to pray and give. If you feel that you have nothing to give, you are probably wrong. We are so blessed that we have no concept of how blessed we are.
God called me to Haiti for two weeks to work with a wonderful ministry called My Life Speaks (www.mylifespeaks.com). I … More
Lessons from Haiti: Grateful As the plane left the Port Au Prince airport in Haiti headed back to the United … More