Money Finder

Money Finder

“A quarter!” My five-year-old daughter picked up the shiny coin from the grocery store floor. My husband and I smiled, while her older siblings looked disappointed. I knew exactly what they were thinking: Why is she the one who always finds money? It was true. Our...
Token of My Trust

Token of My Trust

Another year of giving, another year of bumping along in my finances. That pretty much summed up my story when it came to money. Have you been there before? All my Christian life, I believed what Malachi 3:10 said: “‘Bring all the tithes into the storehouse, That...
Open the Door to Faith

Open the Door to Faith

The Apostle Paul called Timothy“my beloved and faithful son in the Lord” (1 Cor. 4:17, New King James Version). As a spiritual father, Paul trained and encouraged Timothy in his faith. In his second letter to Timothy, Paul honored the faith that was handed down to...
A Great Adventure Awaits

A Great Adventure Awaits

Saddle up your horses, we’ve got a trail to blaze Through the wild blue yonder of God’s amazing grace Let’s follow our Leader into the glorious unknown This is a life like no other…this is the great adventure I remember listening to those words back in the 1990s....
Called to Mother

Called to Mother

As a first-grader, I perceived how important our kitchen table was. It was where we ate all our meals, did homework, and played board games. It was also where my mother waited for me each weekday with an after-school snack. Although she had four other kids arriving...
Building a Legacy of Faith

Building a Legacy of Faith

“For though you might have ten thousand instructors in Christ, yet you do not have many fathers; for in Christ Jesus I have begotten you through the gospel.” 1 Corinthians 4:15, New King James Version Fathers are vitally important in building a legacy of faith....