One of my all-time favorite childhood activities in the mountains was starting the nightly campfire. It’s no secret that all children are closet pyromaniacs. Something about kids and fire just goes hand in hand.
Two and a half years ago, my husband and I moved from California to Illinois with our 8 month old daughter, Evelyn.
Written by Lisa Beamer, wife of the late Todd Beamer, in her book, Let’s Roll.
Lately I’ve been trying to look at the bigger picture, to discover what I’m supposed to learn from all this.
There are 115.2 million adult who identify themselves as Christians in the U.S. But only 45% of those who say they attend church regularly read the Bible more than once week.
You will end up in the wilderness more than once in your life. And when you do, I hope you find comfort in knowing that the wilderness is the place where God speaks.
It’s been thirty years, but I can still remember the fear. A beautiful Fourth of July at the pool with cousins, aunts, and uncles. Everyone splashing and laughing, celebrating the holiday that commemorated freedom.
There are moments in life that transform us, moments in which we launch face forward from one stage of life into the next. We call these moments milestones.
We all desire Biblical virtues for our marriages, children, and families. Yet, it can be difficult to know how to start in these prayers for our families.
Those who trust in the Lord will find new strength. They will soar high on wings like eagles. They will run and not grow weary. They will walk and not faint.