Cheerful Satisfaction

I meet with a group of wonderful women to study the Bible. We are currently looking into the book of James and his advice on how to live a successful life following Jesus. James wastes no time getting right to the point— “Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of…

Gazing with Wonder

“Beautiful!” Over and over, my husband and I both used this word as we traveled around the countryside this past summer. We saw mountains to deserts, farmland to forests, and everything in between. But the most impressive sights perhaps were rocky cliffs where colorful bands of stone had been revealed through fractures deep under the…