Easter: Symbolism

Life has been hectic here. And sometimes when things get rough, I forget to take a  moment to thank God for His presence, His patience, and His love. So I am taking some time this weekend to look at the little things around me.  A number of those, being in the colors and symbols we […]

The Married Disciple

The Married Disciple While reading more about the life and ministry of the Disciple Peter, I came across some things I hadn’t before. Out of all the apostles, Peter is the only one who was married. Surprised? Well, I sure was as most of my life, the only early follower of Christ who was married […]

Healing Words

Healing Words   Proverbs 16:24 King James Version (KJV) 24 Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones. The holiday season while it can be a time of joy, is also a time for sadness and nostalgia for many. As the weather conditions change the season also becomes a […]

Happy Veteran’s Day

Happy Veteran’s Day As the daughter of two parents who have served and an American citizen, I’d like to take a moment to thank all those who have served. 5. John 15:13 “Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.” Thank all of you for laying down […]

My Wish This Christmas

My Wish This Christmas… Halloween has come and gone, and while I’m usually ecstatic about Turkey day as I like to take out some time to count my blessings… there’s something that has been weighing on my heart. The effect of two words. Those words: Merry Christmas. This year, I have but one wish and […]

Simon Peter (Part I) – Paving the Way

Simon Peter (Part I) – Paving the Way Of the original twelve disciples Simon Peter has a special place in my heart. His walk of faith has given me hope when life’s ups and downs would otherwise make me question my belief. Peter’s strong personality and outspoken, impulsive, and perhaps inhibited ways are also what […]

Simon Peter

Simon Peter Of all Jesus’s disciples, Peter is the one who I feel I can relate to. He was not only passionate and fierce, but a man who was grounded in his faith and recognized his own short comings. Have you ever felt so strongly about something that you spoke or acted without thinking much […]