Slow learner

Some life lessons we're slow to learn and God keeps teaching. Lessons like waiting, trusting, and resting. Even at my mature age, I'm still a novice. I try to wait patiently on God's will, trust completely in his provision, and rest calmly in his care. But when urgent matters continually pull me from my work … Continue reading Slow learner

Christmas Rest

Tomorrow is Christmas! How does thinking about that make you feel? Excited as a child who just can’t wait? Calm as a queen who has everything under control? Or as panicky as an arachnophobic in a cellar full of spiders? Are you making your list and checking it twice? If you’re like me, you’re making … Continue reading Christmas Rest

Signing books and meeting people

The best thing about book signings is interacting with people. I'm blessed to have many wonderful friends from my church family, like my dear friend, Lee, and others who came in last evening while I was signing copies of A Month of Sundays: 31 Meditations on Resting in God. I'm also blessed to have a highly … Continue reading Signing books and meeting people

Book signing today!

This evening from 5:00-7:00  I'll be signing copies of my devotional, A Month of Sundays: 31 Meditations on Resting in God, at The Sanctuary Coffeehouse and Christian bookstore in Pella. A Month of Sundays was released in November from Reformation Heritage Books and is available from the publisher or on Amazon. If you'd like to purchase it from … Continue reading Book signing today!

A Month of Sundays in print!

My publisher, Reformation Heritage Books, reports that printed copies of my devotional, A Month of Sundays: 31 Meditations on Resting in God, arrived yesterday! You can order it here from Reformation Heritage Books for only $7.50! You can also order it here from Amazon for $10. Publisher's Product Description In today’s hectic and distressing world, demands and … Continue reading A Month of Sundays in print!

A Month of Sundays at Reformation Heritage Books

In yesterday's post, I mentioned discovering that my soon-to-be-released A Month of Sundays: 31 Meditations on Resting in God is now up on the website of Reformation Heritage Books. Copying those links for this post, I made another discovery. The rolling ads at the top of RHB's homepage feature Little One Lost: Living with Early Infant Loss. … Continue reading A Month of Sundays at Reformation Heritage Books

Resting in God

What does it mean to rest in God? I've spent a lot of time thinking about that this year, particularly while I wrote the manuscript for A Month of Sundays: 31 Meditations on Resting in God, which Reformation Heritage Books may release in November. The immense irony, during the very time I was writing the meditations, was … Continue reading Resting in God