Traveling with a Sock Full of Seeds / Excess Baggage – Hebrews 7:25

If you want to be pulled aside by security in an airport, put a sock filled with flax seeds in your luggage. I didn't expect such a thing to be so interesting to TSA, but it was, raising eyebrows both times it passed under their scanners. Why the sock? Well, my therapist told me using … Continue reading Traveling with a Sock Full of Seeds / Excess Baggage – Hebrews 7:25

The Best Reason to Rejoice – Luke 10:17-20

It's satisfying to reach a goal, like when I showed sample pages of my manuscript to my dream editor - and he asked to see more. Or when my publisher offered me a devotional contract. It was also rewarding to pose with dozens of other finalists for the Oregon Christian Writers Cascade award, though I … Continue reading The Best Reason to Rejoice – Luke 10:17-20

A New Way to Enjoy the Bible – Psalm 150

I love studying the Bible. This year I found a new way to help others with their Bible reading. It's called the Bible Gateway Blogger Grid. The Grid, hashtag #bgbg2, contains a list of bloggers whose posts include references to the Bible and are linked to BibleGateway.com, the most visited Christian website in the world (with over … Continue reading A New Way to Enjoy the Bible – Psalm 150

Will God Answer all our Questions? – Exodus 4:10-12

Have you heard someone say that they’d like to ask God a few questions? Like why he allows children to be traumatized, war, natural disasters, Alzheimer’s, or ? Let’s say I’m 90 when I die. I enter heaven with a pencil stuck behind my ear, gripping my cane. In my other hand is a long … Continue reading Will God Answer all our Questions? – Exodus 4:10-12