And even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Matthew 10:3 During the first 12 years of my education I started new at five different schools. The move during eighth grade was just after Easter with only a few weeks left until summer break. We had moved from rural Texas to the land … Continue reading I am Seen
John 10: 27-29 My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me: And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand. My Father, which gave them me, is greater than all; and no man is able to pluck … Continue reading Lost & Found
It is with great honor that I introduce you to my mother, Reba Barlow. For my entire life, as long as I can remember, she has loved to read and has had a great value for the written word. She began following our blog this semester and has been motivating her friends and her Sunday school … Continue reading After All These Years
Tis the season of lists... lists of what we want. We ask our children and we think about it ourselves. What do you want? We can all recall the screen from A Christmas Story where Alfie climbs up in Santa's lap and is asked, "What is it that you want?" I wonder if I am guilty … Continue reading What Do You Want?
I’ve learned much from these women that we’ve written about each week, but what I’ve learned from them as a whole happens to be verbatim what my fellow writers have already shared this week. However, it occurred to me that what I’ve learned from the women of the early church, I’ve also learned at the same … Continue reading Iron Sharpens Iron
Each week as we studied a new woman in the first church, I would see a picture of the woman described in Proverbs 31:10-31. It is said that the P31 woman is not a single person but describes the best of several women. These women of Acts used wise words, wore purple linen and sold … Continue reading What Do You Have in Your Hand
God uses the ordinary to do the extraordinary. The women in the book of Acts were regular, real women who could be trusted by God. Lord, could you use me too?