Accomplishing Nothing

I read today in Daniel 9:26 that “ . . . the Anointed One will be killed-appearing to have accomplished nothing . . .” and I thought about how true that verse really was. When Jesus came most people thought that the Messiah would be a military leader that would end their oppression from Rome. … Continue reading Accomplishing Nothing

Lord, Help Me . . . My Daughter is a Tween!

My daughter Just turned 11.  We have officially entered the stages of hormones and non-stop drama. The level of sass in this child is unbelievable.    I try to keep my kids on a fairly healthy diet so we limit soda and treats. So of course, when my kids do get these treats, they cherish every second of … Continue reading Lord, Help Me . . . My Daughter is a Tween!

Nail Polish, Carpet, and a Whole Lot of Grace

It was my birthday.  That morning my son and daughter both gave me homemade cards that they had designed with nail polish. Most kids use crayons or markers. But not mine. My kids used nail polish. I had bought the fancy insta-dry stuff so that it would be easier for my daughter and friends to … Continue reading Nail Polish, Carpet, and a Whole Lot of Grace