I woke up early this morning with this thought rolling around in my mind and heart: I’ve been justified! What does that mean? Websters defines “justified” as “to judge, regard, or treat as righteous and worthy of salvation.” Given this definition, how in the world could I be deemed justified? Nothing in myself was worthy … More Justified

Peace Like a River

It’s quiet around my house today. Of course, there is the hum of the refrigerator, the passing sound of a loud engine down on the road, and the occasional bark from our coon dog who has spotted a squirrel, but other than that…it is quiet. I thoroughly enjoy quiet days. In the midst of our … More Peace Like a River

A God who Undertakes

Susannah Spurgeon has become one of my favorite authors. She was the wife of Charles Spurgeon, the great pastor of London’s Metropolitan Baptist Tabernacle who God used mightily. Although everyone has heard of her husband and probably owns or has at least read (or at the very least heard of) some of his books, many … More A God who Undertakes

Here we go…

Have you ever had a moment when you felt like you needed to do something, but you didn’t really want to? That’s pretty much how I felt about starting a blog. I thought, What could I possibly say that anyone would want to read? I’m not adventurous or exciting. I’m not eloquent. There’s certainly nothing … More Here we go…