What Every Christian Should Know about a “Forensic Faith”

How do you answer this basic question: “Why are you a Christian?” In his latest book, Forensic Faith, J. (Jim) Warner Wallace challenges Christians with this central question. He appeals to believers to provide an answer that isn’t simply based on a personal experience, but based on what he calls a “Forensic Faith,” which is […]

By |July 10th, 2017|blog|0 Comments

The Case for Crying: why tears are uniquely human

Jesus wept is the shortest verse in the Bible, and yet one of the most profound.[1] The story tells us that before Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead, he cried with Lazarus’ sisters. Even though he knew Lazarus would come back to life again, Jesus shared in their grief. He allowed himself to feel […]

By |June 20th, 2017|blog|2 Comments

Is Bigger Really Better?

“Jesus put before them another parable: ‘The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that a man planted in his field.’”  Matthew 13:31

I’ve been struggling lately with significance. We live in a world that constantly shouts this message at us: “Bigger is better!” There is a pressure from our culture to become well-known, […]

By |June 2nd, 2017|blog|0 Comments

What I’ve Learned in 25 Years of Marriage

Today I celebrate my Silver Wedding Anniversary with my husband, Mario. In the years that have passed, I have learned what really makes a marriage work is when both partners are committed to faith in Jesus Christ. It is His love that flows in us and through us to glue us together. It is […]

By |May 2nd, 2017|blog|5 Comments

Why I Put My Son Back in Public School

I read a blog recently urging Christian parents to abandon the public-school system since it’s basically abandoned any semblance of Christian values and morals. The blogger stated that children cannot be expected to stand firm in their family’s values with the onslaught of secularists’ views for six to seven hours of instruction daily for […]

By |April 17th, 2017|blog|2 Comments