The Importance of Sunday Dinner

Her mouth drew tight as she eased back into her wheelchair. The blue vinyl creaked a little, just like her brittle bones as she transitioned back into sitting. Her face relaxed and she continued her stories about her husband. Gone for a few decades, yet, by the glint in her eye, it seemed as if he could be waiting for her in her hospital room. I hear a lot of stories about days gone by when I [Read more...]

Mrs Disciple 101: Scripture Memory

The first time I heard “I’ve Had the Time of My Life” is when Patrick Swayze rescued Baby from the corner. Every time I hear Bill Medley’s smooth voice, I see Johnny looking into Baby’s eyes lip syncing, “I’ve had the time of my life. No, I’ve never felt this way before…” I know every word to the song and every move to the last dance of [Read more...]

Proverbs for Kids

An introduction to an open, ongoing letter to my children. I have always admired the silvery hair that frames the soft, lined faces of older men and women.  It is like a shining crown of wisdom atop their head.  Sit and talk to one of these royals and you will find they are, indeed, full of wisdom.  The lessons they have learned through success and failure are etched in their heart like the [Read more...]