Mary with her dad and brother.
After our time in Southeast Asia, the return to the United States brought us new eyes to view the world around us once again. We focused on the gentler, less obvious nuances of what it means to live in the U.S.--the clean air ...read more
When I prayed for God to help me become a friend to my ex-husband, I had no idea that God would change me in these ways:
- Even when I may be praying for God to change someone else, prayer changes me. - God’s still ...
I am working on a series of Advent devotions. This one is part of it:
"Hear my prayer, O Lord; listen to my cry for mercy. In the day of my trouble I will call to you, for you will answer me." Psalm 86:6-7 (NIV) It was our first Christmas ...
Lin and Jen Lin and Jen Lin’s twin (Jen's mother, Patty), Jen's brother (Joe), Lin and Jen- celebrating Jen's birthday. (It turned out to be her last birthday celebration.)
I’ve experienced more than my share of transition over the past six months. I said farewell to life and ministry in the land of Turkey. My oldest daughter was married (I gained a super son-in-law, by the way). Our son recently moved away ...read more
As a homeschool mom of two young kids and a part-time employee at a marriage ministry, I never feel like I have enough hours in the day to do everything I need and want to do—teach the kids, clean the house, cook nutritious ...read more