Tag Archives: Mark 16:15

Baby Steps

A few years ago a schoolteacher in our fellowship retired.  He said he wanted to serve God in some way.  Could I make a suggestion? Certainly! There were many opportunities for ministering to inmates at the local jail.  Or, perhaps … Continue reading

Posted in BEACH, PEOPLE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

It’s Not Easy Being a Single Mom

I was shopping for a gift from a wedding registry. The sales clerk was most helpful. She actually invited me into her office while she ordered the gift for me. I complimented her on her beautiful tan. She explained she’s … Continue reading

Posted in GLOBAL MEDIA OUTREACH, ILLNESS or HOSPITAL, Love & Romance, PEOPLE, RAISING KIDS | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Guitar on the Soccer Field

I enjoy playing guitar on Sunday mornings and leading the Sunday school children in worship.  I started doing this when I first came to the Lord–before our children were born.  Now I’m a grandma. A few weeks ago I began … Continue reading

Posted in HERE & THERE, RAISING KIDS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Little Red Schoolhouse at the Fair

I’ve been volunteering at the county fair for years.  I usually work 2-3 shifts telling Bible stories to the children who come to The Little Red Schoolhouse, a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship. CEF has been an established ministry at … Continue reading

Posted in HERE & THERE, PEOPLE, RAISING KIDS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I Read a Whole Book!

Remember my young friend, Annie?  She was working as a waitress before leaving for the university. She was also sharing the Lord with her co-workers. One Sunday she invited five waiters to church! All came but Alberto.   Alberto was the … Continue reading

Posted in HERE & THERE, PEOPLE | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Seven Seconds of Boldness

I once heard that “Seven seconds of boldness can change a life.”  I think about that phrase often, especially when I see an opportunity. A few days before Easter I took some invitations for Easter Sunday Church to hand out … Continue reading

Posted in DOCTRINE, HERE & THERE, PEOPLE | Tagged , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Sharing Christ in a Communist Country

What a privilege it was to recently visit Southeast Asia, specifically Vietnam and Cambodia. Both are Buddhist majority countries.  Vietnam is also a communist country and is listed among the top countries in the world that persecute Christians. I was … Continue reading

Posted in DOCTRINE, HERE & THERE, PEOPLE, TRAVELING | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Grocery Bagger: Need Help Out?

I was going through the checkout line when the young man bagging my groceries asked if I wanted help out. I didn’t need help, but I looked at him and wondered if he knew the Lord.  So I said, “Thank … Continue reading

Posted in DOCTRINE, HERE & THERE, PEOPLE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Chicken Evangelist

We recently returned from a trip to Texas.  Loved the church we visited!  The pastor had written a book I couldn’t wait to read:  The Adventures of a Chicken Evangelist, by Steve Nelson. It told of his experiences during 40 days … Continue reading

Posted in DOCTRINE, HERE & THERE, RAISING KIDS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments