Helps for the new and young Christian

Welcome to another new year and another new season in history as another new president has come into office in the United States. As this year begins, many changes are happening in our family as well. I have recently accepted a new position in Wisconsin and will be moving in the next few weeks. The…

I am Stepping out of the Closet… (CONTROVERSIAL)

I am Stepping out of the Closet (Warning: this most likely will be seen as controversial in today's cultural landscape) Today I am stepping out of the closet. Please excuse me if in any way I offend you, for it is not my motivation. As I stand before you today, as I quite possibly venture…

Suffering and Bitterness

The blog below is from Gospel Relevance. I know so many people that could benefit from this that it was very worth posting here. Blessings all!   Suffering is inevitable. Bitterness is a choice. Recently, I listened to John Piper speak about bitterness on one of the “Ask Pastor John” audio clips that Desiring God holds almost…

Pick Up Your Tambourine

The blog below come from Sonya Schweighart, author of the blog, Responding in Faith. Sonya and her husband have 11 children several of which have been adopted throughout the world. Pick Up Your Tambourine "At that time," declares the Lord, "I will be the God of all the families of Israel, and they shall be…