When Life Interrupts Your Plans

Most of us have routines! Because planning helps me get things done I generally like routines. Planning is important to me. Don’t we like to know what is going to happen in the next few days? Proverbs reminds us: “Boast not thyself of to morrow; for thou knowest not...

Saved, but Lost

Part : In Pursuit of Peace Recently I spoke for a couple of sessions about peace, specifically planting seeds of peace. Recent studies about peace inspired me to share some thoughts and principles about peace with the ladies I teach in India. Is there anything more...

WHY I STAND. A Beautiful Story.

Why I Stand A Book Written, and narrated by Jonathan Isaac You would never call me a sport’s fan, nor am I entirely neglectful of everything that is sports.  Sometimes, the stories of athlete’s lives make a sport or a particular team more interesting.  Little more...

I Can’t Believe I Did This

“Many are the afflictions of the righteous: but the LORD delivereth him out of them all.” (Psalms 34:19) Have you ever made a mistake and for an unexplained reason, God showed you the error and prevented serious consequences? Well, I have. In truth, I expect His...

This is the Day

Good day Ladies! This is departure day! Pretty well packed and situated for travel. First, a Covid test… I will have that done about noon today. Trusting the results will not hamper travel plans. I travel through Germany, arriving there – in their time –...

Simple and Valuable

“For the LORD God is a sun and shield: the LORD will give grace and glory: no good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly. O LORD of hosts, blessed is the man that trusteth in thee.” (Psalms 84:11-12) I trust that the promise in Psalms 84:12 applies to...

What God Makes of Moments

Women’s History Month “For if thou altogether holdest thy peace at this time, then shall there enlargement and deliverance arise to the Jews from another place; but thou and thy father’s house shall be destroyed: and … ….who knoweth...

She Loved Being a Woman

Mary Kay Ash. 1918 – 2001 Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: but a woman that feareth the LORD, she shall be praised. Proverbs 31:30 Book cover from a book written in 2003 Like each of the women I have mentioned this month, Mary Kay Ash was a trailblazer....

Faith and Fortitude Buys Freedom

Harriet Tubman 1822-1913 “But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.” (Isaiah 40:31) Let my people go! (Taken from Exodus 5:1).  This...

She Was the Miracle Worker

Women’s History month – March 2022 Anne Sullivan Macy April 1866 – October 1936 Helen Keller with her teacher, Anne Sullivan “What a blind person needs is not a teacher but another self.” Hellen Keller, spoken about Anne Sullivan, teacher become...