The first basic element for living in God’s family is to grow in your acquaintance with our heavenly Father. You accomplish this through conversation with him.
Sometimes there’s one single incident that stands out in our minds where we realize what’s important in life, what path to take when we come to a crossroads. And this was one of mine.
Fathers play an important role in so many of our lives. Our lives have been enriched by the blessing of fathers, whether it be biological, adoptive or spiritual fathers.
Liturgy of the Ordinary by Tish Harrison Warren
This month, I really enjoyed Tish Harrison Warren’s Liturgy of the Ordinary.
My mother switched the lights off. I knew she expected me to close my eyes and drift off to sleep. Instead, I pulled the quilt over my head so the glow of my reading light wouldn’t filter out the door.
Nothing has happened in your past and nothing will happen in your future that God won’t give you the grace to walk through.
At dusk, almost exactly one day after the firefight, the news then began to circulate. The cruel truth began to be spoken.
“Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.
Choosing five books that changed my life ranks up there with the challenge of choosing one book as my all-time favorite. I love books, so much so I don’t believe in getting rid of books—ever. I tried once.