Category Archives: Waiting on God

Reflections on Palm Sunday

God has reminded me recently of the many things He has accomplished in my journey as an author over the last few years. Just three years ago in 2014, I spent Palm Sunday weekend at the Mount Hermon Christian Writers … Continue reading

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How to Pray for Elections: Lessons Learned

I can still remember the 2000 presidential election. On the morning of that brisk Tuesday in November,  I gathered with a large group of moms in the park to pray. While our young children played on the swings and the … Continue reading

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Your Prayers Count for More than Your Vote

“The lot is cast into the lap, but its every decision is from the Lord.” Proverbs 16:33 Everyone seems to be up in arms about the impending presidential election. There is a great deal of chatter about it on Facebook, … Continue reading

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The God Who Sees Me

Originally posted on Crystal's Corner:
One of my writer friends has a four-year-old son, Moses, who prays the sweetest prayer, “Thank you, God, for to see us.” And yes, that’s exactly the way he expresses it. He gets this…

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Love is a Verb

Valentine’s Day is coming, and in this season when we celebrate romance, it can be easy to lose sight of what true love is really all about. Roses, chocolates, sentimental cards, and passionate kisses: these are the images continually put forward to symbolize the essence of true love. But I’d like to challenge you to think bigger. Continue reading

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Waiting on God

Why is waiting on God such an integral aspect of serving Him? Because it takes faith. Our trust in Him is most essential during those in-between times, those dark moments before dawn, when our problems are all too evident, but … Continue reading

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The Orphan Spirit

A kid knows just what he wants for Christmas. He goes out and buys his own presents, wraps them, and puts them under the tree. That way he ensures that he won’t be disappointed. He also ensures that he will never fully experience the mystery, joy, and wonder of Christmas morning.
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