Introvert In The Church

  We are a family of introverts (except for my son, who is the most quiet extrovert you will ever find). We attend a church that I love.  I love the mission of the church, the outreach.  We have programs and ministries to get out and associate with the people, to care for them and…

Woman. Warrior.

I was thinking about how many women long to be warriors, strong, bold. I wonder how many who are Christians recognize that the battle is spiritual, the stakes are eternal, and it has nothing to do with what the world says, about how we come across in the world, or if we are recognized as…

How Much God In Our Days?

16 Rejoice always, 17 pray without ceasing, 18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you."  1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 ESV How much do you bring Him into your day? How often do you pray, contemplate, sing to, worship, write or paint to, dedicate your daily tasks to, read the…

A Day Of Rest

Today is my day of rest.  I stay comfortable and still, as my mind and body heal from the little abrasions of the week.  I generally watch something with my almost grown kids, love on my sweetie, eat well and nourishing foods.  I dismiss the work that waits for me--it can wait one more day. …

My Vision For Intellectual Christians

My vision.  That is a dangerous precept....that my vision is God's vision.  I am not saying it is at all.  However, I submit it to Him and to you.  May it be found worthy and His plan. My vision is to re-unite learning and faith, science and sacred, intellectual and believing.  Re-establishing God as head…

Are A Soul

"You don't have a soul, you are a soul.  You have a body." One of my favorite quotes.  The depth of understanding in this astounds me and tickles my mind. When we grasp that we are a soul, and wear a body, it puts our existence into clearer focus.  For the Christian, it brings us…