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I believe in you; go with God

This is a big week for my two youngest children. One started college; one started student teaching. I would like to borrow some words from Amanda Marshall’s song, “Believe in … Continue reading

January 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Parenthood changes with time

It hardly required a thought; it was more an impulse. I grasped the upper arm of my adult daughter, stopped her, and led her backward a step. We had been … Continue reading

January 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

We should be careful with our “God calls” language

Baptists like to talk about a calling from God. It’s most frequently used in relation to a “call to ministry” or a “calling to be pastor” of a church. It … Continue reading

December 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Pray today for frightened children

Elections are more than political exercises; they affect lives. Fear and confusion is gripping some children today, so they need our prayers. Two friends shared the following prayer requests and … Continue reading

November 9, 2016 · Leave a comment