Growing Strong Through the Hard Days

This is a hard day. I really don’t know how much more I can take. This is about to do me in. Whether it’s a day or a season, a person or a circumstance, the hard stuff can really do a number on us.  It may involve our own life, the life of someone we…

A Sure Step into May

April presented challenges and left many questions still unanswered. Many of our plans have been canceled or postponed, and the calendar is mostly white space. Yet, God’s plans remain the same. We don’t know all of them, but we know him—He is steadfast and true, our faithful and good Father.  God is at work in…

One Tool for Peace in Uncertain Times

These are challenging days for all of us.  The pace and degree of change to our personal life can be overwhelming.  Circumstances in our home, of those we care about, and in the world consume our focus.  Yet, we have God—or rather, God has us. He holds us and this whole world in his hand.…