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Shine Anyway

Posted on November 28, 2019 in

by Dianne Neal Matthews As soon as I stepped on the porch of the cute little antiques shop in New Braunfels, Texas, it caught my eye. The gold vintage floor candelabra held only one candle, and what a pathetic candle it was. At so…

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Sweet Sleep Is Within Your Grasp

Posted on November 26, 2019 in

by Linda Goldfarb As a get-it-done, “Mobilizer” personality, my desire to experience sweet sleep left me restless and weary. With boxes needing to be checked off and tasks requiring a last minute once-over, I ran from …

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A Refresher Course in Gratitude

Posted on November 22, 2019 in

by Grace Fox Americans will celebrate Thanksgiving next week. As families and friends feast on turkey and pumpkin pie, many will recall the things for which they’re grateful. I’d love to join the festivities and conversation a…

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A Life of Thankfulness

Posted on November 20, 2019 in

by Susan G Mathis For the past few years I’ve been doing the “30 Days of Thankfulness” challenge, posting what I’m thankful for each day of November. Maybe this year you can join me in this adventure? This simple exercise …

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The Story Behind the Story in Barbara M. Britton’s Novel Lioness: Mahlah’s Journey

Posted on November 18, 2019 in

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Telephones, Technology, and 10-Year-Olds

Posted on November 18, 2019 in

by Angela Breidenbach The first telephone was used at the Chicago World’s Fair in 1893. My grandfather was ten years old when the new telephone revolutionized the world. The first push button telephone was used on this day, Nove…

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Jesus, the Grandest Story of All

Posted on November 15, 2019 in

by Daniel Darling An old man stoops and grabs a weathered hardback off the shelf. He handles the volume gently, careful not to disturb the fragile binding while returning to his favorite chair, glasses perched on his nose. As he s…

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Where on Earth Is the Rest?

Posted on November 14, 2019 in

by Dianne Barker I’m an ordinary woman with a huge need for God’s power and peace in my life. No problem recognizing His power. Peace sometimes is touch-and-go. Life becomes too much. Too many cares and snares. Once I cried, …

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