A heart-wrenching crime, arson, family secrets, threats, and stunning Wyoming wilderness can be found in Elizabeth Goddard’s inspirational romantic suspense novel, Never Let Go. I was given a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Honestly, it was nice to read a romantic suspense novel with clean language and a tender… Continue reading A Rendezvous with Suspense
In this life, we will encounter temptation. 1 John 2:16 says, “For everything in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—comes not from the Father but from the world.” The good news? We have victory over these temptations through Jesus! Jesus set the perfect example for… Continue reading Victory in Jesus: 7 Keys to Overcoming Temptation
Jesus came into the world as the long-awaited Messiah, a title which means “anointed one.” Although, He wasn’t quite what people expected. The Jews were awaiting a king, from David’s family tree, who would free them from Rome’s tyranny. Many expected a warrior king who would be a military leader, but that’s not what Jesus… Continue reading A Straight Path to God
Perhaps you feel busy, overworked, and exhausted. Now that Christmas and New Year’s Day have passed, you’re desperately seeking some stability—some peace, focus, and direction. You’re ready to hit the reset button. Resetting starts with refocusing our priorities, starting with putting God first. If God is most important in our lives, we want Him at… Continue reading Hitting the Reset Button
Hello, friends! I hope you are filled with joy, optimism, and hope as we enter the new year. 🙂 With God, nothing is impossible. Go for that promotion, have faith for that healing, and trust God with your whole heart. He has special plans in store as we continue to seek and follow Him. Let… Continue reading Hello, 2019!
Have you ever felt overlooked or forgotten? Perhaps it seems like God is distant and doesn't hear your countless prayers. Maybe it feels like nobody knows how you feel, or like the world is against you, and when people mention God, you can’t help but wonder if He really has a plan. Sometimes in life,… Continue reading He Remembers
Great news! I’ve added a new feature to my blog (drumroll please): BOOK REVIEWS! As my first victim—I mean guest—I’ve chosen Just Let Go, by Courtney Walsh. Several months ago, I decided I’d like to read more inspirational romance novels in order to support other Christian authors and be more knowledgeable about that genre. That’s… Continue reading More Charm? Yes, Please!
In the workplace, or at home, we may not always understand the decisions of others. Perhaps we find ourselves starting to wonder, “What was he or she thinking?” Instead of getting caught in negativity, extend grace. Be loving, even in situations we might not understand. By acting from a place of love, we keep our… Continue reading Workplace Confrontation
When going through belongings from my childhood bedroom, I found among them something very special. It was a speech I had written and presented at my end-of-season track & field banquet as a senior in high school. This speech, written as a poem, depicts memories of my time on the team and offers some advice… Continue reading Special Moments
Brooke, a business person, walks into work on a brisk Monday morning. So far, she has a reasonable outlook for the day. Nothing too crazy on her schedule but enough to stay busy. As she prepares for the staff meeting, something catches her attention. The numbers from last week weren’t entered into the system, rendering… Continue reading How to Avoid the Blame Game