07 Jan 2021

Be The Bridge – Book Review

Be the Bridge: Pursuing God’s Heart for Racial Reconciliation by Latasha Morrison In the news, we have heard of the traumatic experiences of how racism is very much present in

06 Jan 2021

How Small Is God? – Devotional Series

 Scripture Reading  Matthew 2:1–12 (NRSV)  In the time of King Herod, after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, magi from the East came to Jerusalem, 2 asking, “Where is

31 Dec 2020

Searching for Certainty – Book Review

“Searching for Certainty: Finding God in the Disruptions of Life” by Shelly Miller We are experiencing a time best described by many as unparalleled, stressful, disconnected, and uncertain.  There is

03 Dec 2020

Nostalgia – Devotional Series

I love this time of the year, from Thanksgiving to New Year!  The period of Advent really.  I love the sights, sound and smells of the season.  It is a

23 Nov 2020

Navigating Christmas – Part 3

What can simplicity in gift-giving look like for you?  If you find that the gift-giving list continues to grow in number and expense, you are not alone. Consider how you

18 Nov 2020

Yet I will rejoice – Devotional Series

Much has been said about the challenges that our world has faced during this Covid-19 impacted year. As we approach Thanksgiving Day 2020 it is hard for many to count

17 Nov 2020

Navigating Christmas – Part 2

Simplicity in celebrating. Bigger is not always better when it comes to preparing for the holidays. We anticipate the perfect decorations, the perfect place settings, the perfectly decorated tree, and

11 Nov 2020

Honoring All Who Served – Devotional Series

A Veteran’s Day Devotional Scripture: 2 Timothy 2:3-4 3 Join with me in suffering, like a good soldier of Christ Jesus.4 No one serving as a soldier gets entangled in civilian affairs, but

09 Nov 2020

Navigating Christmas – Part 1

Maybe you can identify with the following scenario: you promise yourself that Christmas will be different every year.  You desire to slow down and be attentive to the simpler, quieter

28 Oct 2020

Trust In You – Devotional Series

Proverbs 3:5-8 NIV 5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. 6 in all your ways submit to him, and he will

21 Oct 2020

Real Life Cloud of Witnesses – Devotional Series

I love to watch movies or TV mini-series that are based on a historical event, person, etc.  Then, I always go to “google” to look up the episodes to access

14 Oct 2020

Perspective is Everything – Devotional Series

As a child, I was always fascinated by my maternal grandparents and the stories they would tell. I loved that it was easy to know my grandmother’s age because she