SCANDAL IN THE KINGDOM

As various programs flood our televisions showing actors portraying corrupt characters, abusing their power, being deceitful, greedy, betraying trust, in homosexual relations, etc…(you get the picture). There has been much debate among…

Get Off The Bottle!

  Have you ever seen a five-year-old with a bottle in their mouth? If you have, you would probably say, “That child is too old to be sucking on that bottle!” “What’s wrong? Something isn’t right. For most mothers, we…

A Samaritan Approach

One day, there was this Samaritan woman retrieving water from a well when she met a Jewish man. This Jewish man asked her to retrieve a drink of water for him. The woman was in shocked! She was a Samaritan and historically Jews had nothing to…

Who Has Your Ear?

Who has your ear? Who has your ear to influence you to do what’s right or to do something you know that’s wrong?  I remember as a kid, I was about ten years old, and I had asked my mom could I go outside… and on this one particular…

5 Things Men Look for in a Wife

Every man has the "ideal" woman he'd like to marry, but of course he’s NEVER going to share it with you.   A man will never tell a woman what he’s truly looking for, simply  because he doesn't want her “pretending” to be that very…

MEN NEED LOVE TOO: 6 THINGS A MAN NEEDS TO HEAR FROM HIS WIFE

We're always reading articles about what wives need and want from their husbands, which can become very much lopsided in the culture of "Happy Wife - Happy Life."  A term I hate by the way, because it's extremely selfish...but I digress.…

Performance Based Grace

  Today I want to talk about Performance Based Grace. You know, the grace we tend to extend only to those whom we  deem worthy because of their good works and good Christian behavior.  but when they don’t live up to our expectations…

You’re Not Drowning…Just Stand UP!

It was over 15 years ago when my husband and I were a part of a church ministry which had planned a trip to a well-known water park for some fun and relaxation. It was a beautiful day as there were plenty of activities for everyone and we…

An Extreme MakeOver

When you think about an Extreme Makeover what comes to mind? When I think about an Extreme MakeOver, I think of tearing down and re-building on a strong foundation, because nothing can ever be re-build on top of junk. It will not last. Two…