Category Archives: Faith

Follow Along and Celebrate Advent

Today is the first day of Advent. It’s so much more than just counting down the days until we open presents under the Christmas tree. Advent is the anticipation of the celebration of the birth of our Savior, Jesus. It’s a time to prepare our hearts to receive the message of Christmas and to reflect…Continue Reading

Superhero Theology

The boys were sitting on the sofa together watching an Avengers cartoon. During the commercial break Wade turned to David and said, “I’m a superhero, and God is my sidekick!” “God can’t be your sidekick. You’re God’s sidekick,” David told him. Then a meaty theological discussion ensued. “Right, Mommy?” David asked. God is the Superhero…Continue Reading

Playground Flash Mob for Jesus

Playground Flash Mob for Jesus

It was the kind of August afternoon where there wasn’t a cloud in the sky. The sun bathed everything in soft, golden light, but the air was cool enough to sit in its rays without baking. The park was busy on this lovely day. Kids were swinging, digging in the sand and climbing all over…Continue Reading

Wade Finds God in a Cornfield

I took Wade with me for my nightly walk. Usually I push him in a stroller, but this day I let him ride his bike for the first time while I walked behind. We live on a country road with little traffic, and I knew he wouldn’t go very fast. The first leg of our…Continue Reading