Thanks to all of you who participated in our Front Porch Friday Giveaway! It was such a blessing to discover some of your favorite Christian books. I loved the variety of books represented. Bless you for sharing and for giving me so many recommended reads (and Christmas gift ideas). As promised, today I’m announcing the… Read More »
Exciting news! Today is Front Porch Friday Giveaway Day!! I’m giving away two great books from one of my all-time favorite authors to THREE of you sweet friends. It’s super easy to enter. Here’s how: Post a comment to this post with: Your first name The name of your favorite Christian book (except for the… Read More »
Bill and I are in Israel today with a wonderful group of friends old and new. For over a week, we’ve been walking where Jesus walked, seeing what Jesus saw, and experiencing Jesus and all that He did for us in a beautiful new way. Wish you were here! Tomorrow we will return home to… Read More »
Is God prompting you to start a home Bible study in your neighborhood? If you’re thinking, “Yes . . . well . . . maybe, but I have no clue how to do it,” then prepare to be prepared as I share one of the most popular Front Porch Friday series of all time: How to… Read More »
Today on the porch, I’m sharing my favorite quiet time tool and a few super practical tips that I hope will enrich your own quiet time. If you’ve known me for a while, you’ve probably already guessed what my favorite quiet time tool is. But today I’ll show you how I use it to meet… Read More »
I was a Precept Bible Study leader for almost 15 years. Every week after our class discussion, we watched the video teaching by Kay Arthur, and so many of her messages and stories are forever etched in my heart and mind. One of my favorite things Kay taught was something she called The 5 Deadly Ds.… Read More »
Have you ever observed another woman and thought, “Wow, that’s the kind of woman I want to be”? She inspires and encourages others. She’s strong and steady through the storms life. She’s a godly role model. If that’s the kind of woman you’ve always wanted to be (or, perhaps, doubted that you could ever be),… Read More »
Has God ever spoken to you through a stranger? On an elevator? That’s exactly what happened to me recently and today on Front Porch Friday, I’ll share the short, simple message that stranger spoke to me and how God used it to change me and to remind me of the most repeated promise in the… Read More »
Are you as ready as I am to get into God’s Word together again? Then I’ve got good news for both of us . . . I’ve missed you so much, and I can’t wait to share with you what God has put on my heart. See you on the 26th — we’re going to… Read More »
It felt like I had waited forever to have my turn in the Bride’s Room at church. At last, after years of mediocre first dates, awkward “define-the-relationship” conversations and many lonely Friday nights, I was finally sitting in the Bride’s Room feeling like a princess in my beautiful wedding dress glowing with anticipation, nerves and… Read More »
I spent last week with the The Most Wonderful Father in the world. That’s him. John McKay. My dad. In spite of the super cute golf pose, he readily admits to being a not-so-hot golfer. But he thoroughly enjoys practicing his putting and chipping skills in his back yard and playing regularly with a great… Read More »
When I was young, I dreamed of becoming an astronaut. I decorated my room with posters of space shuttles, collected books about space travel and exploration, studied the lives of female astronauts, and visited NASA as often as I could. But in time, my interest in space began to fade, and it became clear that… Read More »
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