Category Archives: Faith

We wait in joyful anticipation…

When I was a child, one of the best parts of Christmas was going to sleep on Christmas Eve. The anticipation of Santa’s arrival was almost more than I could bear. I just knew that in the morning, there would … Continue reading

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I’m on the air!

I am excited to share a few interviews with you this week. I’m featured on Dr. Paul’s Family Talk on Impact Radio today through Friday (see below for schedule) and will be on the Jennifer Fulwiler show this Thursday at … Continue reading

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Ever wonder who is in control? This station makes it perfectly clear.

The next two weeks, I will be highlighting some of my favorite reflections from the Stations of the Cross. Click here to receive the full download of my Stations of the Cross reflections as found in my book Walking Through Holy … Continue reading

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The Value of Simplicity

Have you noticed the austere beauty of the Lenten season? In our churches the lush beautiful flowers have been replaced with barren branches. The decorations are spartan, and the colors are deep and pure. I love the simplicity and space … Continue reading

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In Her Father’s Eyes

Share with SpecialMiracles on Insta I thought Pam was wonderful before I ever met her. Her father told me about her – how everyone wanted a hug from her, how she was much more popular than he was whenever she … Continue reading

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God and IKEA

Have you ever tried to put IKEA furniture together? It’s always intimidating to open the many page document filled with pictures, numbers, and not a single word in English. Even more, you know that each step has to be done … Continue reading

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8 Characteristics of True Love

We’ve heard these words before. We hear them at weddings as couples proclaim their love for each other and their commitment to remain in that love forever. Even then, we miss the bait and switch that is hidden within. 1 … Continue reading

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Coffee Date

My husband and I have a standing coffee date every week. The day varies occasionally, but every week we carve out time to spend together without distractions and at a time when we can both stay awake. (Our couple time … Continue reading

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New Math

There’s a song I would teach my pre-school classes that went, “Love is something if you give it away, give it away, give it away. Love is something if you give it away, you end up having more.” It’s true, … Continue reading

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Gift Exchange

Every time I sit down to read or listen to Scripture lately, the word Beloved jumps out. Not some general greeting, not some non-descript hello, but “Beloved.” I know there are a million other ways to address the reader, but … Continue reading

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