Tag: Testimony

Celebrating 5 Years of ‘Touching the Hem’ & God’s Healing Power

It’s hard to believe my first book, Touching the Hem, was published 5 years ago this month! The book was born out of my personal journey into a life-changing chronic illness, and an earnest desire to know how to respond to everything in a way that glorified God. I had recently graduated from college, gotten engaged to […]

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A Testimony of God’s Faithfulness

One of my earliest memories is of the day I was forever adopted into God’s family. I was three years old, and my mom and I had just left a midweek Bible study at someone’s home. While the adults met in one room, the other kids and I enjoyed some play time, snacks, and a […]

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Why Is A Christian Worldview So Important?

We can’t keep our faith in a box. It’s not something that can be relegated to reading the Bible every morning and attending church on Sunday. It needs to color our realities, shape our perspectives, and direct our thoughts and action on day-by-day, moment-by-moment basis. It needs to instruct our view of this world, of humanity itself […]

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Beginning My Missionary Journey: the College Years

In my last post, I began sharing the story of how God called me to home missions. I went off to college with a burden on my heart for spiritually oppressed people and a specific call to prepare for full-time Christian service as a pastor’s wife. I wasn’t sure how all the pieces fit together, but […]

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Beginning My Missionary Journey – The Early Years

I had the opportunity recently at a ladies’ meeting to share the story of my missionary journey — how God led me to prepare for becoming a missionary-church planter, and then used that call to direct me to a husband and place of ministry. When I mentioned it on Facebook, several of you expressed a […]

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In Christ Alone

If you follow my Facebook page, you might have seen my post about celebrating my spiritual birthday yesterday. And many years, I would follow up that statement with a blog post about my testimony of how God miraculously saved me. But this year, I want to share a different perspective on celebrating spiritual birthdays, and sharing […]

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Gratitude: a Brand New Washing Machine

You may have seen my Facebook posts over the last two weeks about shopping for a washing machine… here’s how God helped me practice gratitude, even while I was staring at a mountain of dirty clothes: I was doing an extra large load of laundry that Saturday morning. And apparently it was a little too […]

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