Hoping for Hope?

I used to compare my insides to everyone else’s outsides. Now I seek friends who (like me) are willing to share our insides, even our day-to-day struggles, even the current events of ongoing life, however it is. Ditto as an author. I am writing to be that kind of writer and to reach that kind Read More …

Riding High?

Before Paul was Paul, he was Saul consenting to the stoning of Stephen and witnessing his death. After that “he made havoc of the church, entering every house and dragging off men and women, committing them to prison.” That was Paul before he was Paul. That was me, too (against Christ), until the day He Read More …

Fame-Free?

Once a week, I share “Snippets That Inspire” and invite others to do the same. Today’s post is another quote from “Boys in the Trees” by Carly Simon who wrote: “Fame is manic and terrifying, especially when your identity and status become gradually and exclusively dependent on others’ opinions, jealousies, and rivalries.” This photo captures Read More …

Dem Bones?

Has God done great things for you? Me, too! It seems that my purpose in this life is to tell of His works and sing His praises, so I gratefully share my evidence that Jesus is real and alive. Sometimes I feel like Ezekiel speaking to the Valley of Dry Bones, watching as God connects Read More …