Why Worship is not about Baby Jesus

Why Worship is not about Baby Jesus

The calls went out loud, early, and all day long while I was India. One particular day, the Hindu prayers and call to worship lasted 24 hours. November was a sacred month for Hindus in the southeastern Indian village. The worship of Shiva was front and center. The...
Being Led by God’s Voice–A Giveaway!

Being Led by God’s Voice–A Giveaway!

I’m excited to feature an article by Jayne Walters and give away her devotional “Led.” Jayne has had a significant influence on my spiritual growth as a mentor and friend. Details about the giveaway are below. In the early morning light, my dad...
5 Principles for Family Blessings

5 Principles for Family Blessings

I used to cringe at the word “Blessing.” It brought memories of Jim Bakker at PTL telling me, a young Christian, that God wanted to bless me and give me a life as glamorous as his PTL compound. Which later was busted and closed down for embezzlement. He...
3 Steps For Finding Wholeness

3 Steps For Finding Wholeness

“Search me, O God, and know my heart.” Psalm 139:23 Do you ever wonder what God was thinking when gave you responsibilities? Like motherhood or leadership roles? You bring your hurts, insecurities, fears and past relationships into your roles. You bring your coping...
Why God’s Word Is The Most Important

Why God’s Word Is The Most Important

It’s early Wednesday morning and I honestly don’t know what day it is. I’m in the Indianapolis area speaking this week and have spoked to four groups in two days and this afternoon I’ll be speaking to another. I’m kind of exhausted. But...