Love is All You Need

The other day, I was driving with a carload of pre-teens when I heard one of them say, “I hate gays!” “Uh-Uh,” I said. “You are not allowed to say such things in this car.” “But the Bible says that being gay is a sin,” said the child. Well, you want to know what the […]

The Bargain

I wasn’t 100% honest about my testimony I shared last week. I left out one important detail- the bargain. Four years ago today, my family experienced a devastating loss. It was around 6 p.m. on a Thursday night, and I was sitting in the drive-thru of a local hibachi restaurant. My husband had friends in town […]

Praying for Dummies

As I mentioned in my previous post, I recently went through a transformative 21 Days of Prayer as a new churchgoer. I’ve said prayers before, but I wouldn’t say that I have ever prayed before. “God, get me through this workout!” doesn’t exactly count as praying. I really wasn’t sure how to pray. When I […]

Turning Point

A few weeks ago, I went through a full-blown “spiritual crisis.” Spiritual: adjective, \’spir-i-chə-wəl\: of or relating to religion or religious beliefs. Crisis: noun, \ˈkrī-səs\: stage in a sequence of events at which the trend of all future events, especially for better or for worse, is determined; turning point. I didn’t intend to go through a […]