Category: News & Links

2017 Recap: A Year for the Books?

This past year was a year for the books, I think. From surviving our first Wyoming winter (which was not as bad we’d expected, although it was longer than we anticipated), to learning new skills and growing in ministry roles, discovering latent talents, exploring the west, and beginning our deputation adventures, 2017 has been full […]

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Free Desktop Background & Other Tidbits

First things first: download this FREE desktop background for a daily reminder to CHOOSE JOY. Because when you deliberately choose joy in your mind, your heart will follow — and when your heart follows, so do your words. And that, in turn, shares joy with others. JOY BEGETS JOY! >>>  Right-click and “Save as image,” or click here to download. […]

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Links Worth Reading (4/15)

 Are You a Good Listener? “Listening is one of the easiest things you’ll ever do, and one of the hardest.” It is an art, but also a discipline. It requires patience, love, and wisdom, and seeks to serve rather than to be served. But it takes effort… and practice. Good listening does not come easily, even to […]

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5 Ways to Get the Most Out of a Book-Signing

I had my first-ever book-signing this past Wednesday, for my book Touching the Hem. It was so great to meet some new friends (and see some old friends), hear some new stories of God’s goodness, and be able to share more of my story with a few people. And it was super exciting to see my […]

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Links Worth Reading (3/20)

Book Signing Announcement! If you live around Greenville, South Carolina (or have relatives in the area), you’ve probably heard about the annual Bible Conference at Bob Jones University. It’s March 23-28, and this year you have an even better reason to come. Because your favorite author will be doing a book signing in the campus store, on […]

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Blog-Centered News

Disclaimer: this is not the normal, meaty, Christian living sort of post. It’s a blog-centered post. There are a few tidbits I need to share with you all, but I keep putting it off… so here goes. Facebook Needs Help Could you all help me out with something? Lately it seems like only 20-30 people […]

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Love-worthy Links for Valentines Day

Just in time for Valentine’s Day… a round-up of links to help you show love to God, your family, your spouse, and even your favorite bloggers {ahem}. And also a chocolate cake recipe, just for fun.Because what’s a holiday without some form of chocolate? Send God a Valentine. Have you ever thought about sending God […]

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