Monday, November 28 2022 - 12:25 AM

Reasons to Live

Politics and Jesus

Voting

Most of my Christian friends are Republican. They think the opposition is the devil. They think the only people worth voting for are Christians, regardless …

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Digging Out the Truth

woman bowed in prayer

Can you imagine if everything you focused your mind on today was captured on film and made into a vast collage—hanging out there for all …

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Painful Learning

baby just born

With my first pregnancy and delivery, I got my Ph.D. in pain. Looking back now, what makes me most sad is remembering how innocent I …

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A Life of Purpose

At 55 I found myself alone, my life seemingly without purpose. As a single mom for many years, just keeping myself and my four sons …

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The Color of Contentment

girl writing on a pad and thinking

How do we achieve contentment? People have asked this question since the beginning of time. Families that live in mansions are sometimes miserable, while the …

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What the Birds Teach

girl riding bike

I pulled my eyes away from the computer screen and looked out the window at the birds and squirrels. They were at it again. Two …

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My Writing Journey

lady writing

I’ve had an interest in the craft of writing since high school. I even took a test for a correspondence course decades ago and kept …

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