She Remembered

In my first year of full time ministry, I was asked by a neighboring church to come and conduct a revival that lasted for a week. That meant that I had to come up with five sermons and five different assembles.  I didn’t have five of either at that point. However, by...

Deep Water

Several years ago, I had the opportunity to go on a cruise with some friends.  It is the only time I have ever been in the middle of the ocean with no land in sight. As I stood on the deck and considered the vast amount of water that surrounded me and the enormous...

The BB

There is a BB pellet on my desk.  It is shiny and perfectly round. My desk has a glass top so that most of the time it looks like the BB is levitating. It rolls between objects effortlessly and has yet to hit the floor in over a week. It is the perfect item to bat...

Just Be Nice

I can still hear it ringing out in my mother’s voice, “Be nice to your brother!”. I have probably said it a couple of thousands of time myself. I remember the exhaustion and frustration of saying it one more time to one of my boys riding in the back seat, or at the...

Weep With Me

Weep With Me by guest blogger Katie Atcheson  I’m a busy mom of three, and I also work full-time as a Minister of Children and Families. There have been times (this time being no exception) when I rely on music and/or the words of others to help express to the Lord...