Mary’s BIG Family Story – 20 adopted children!

November is National Adoption Awareness Month
Although I primarily blog on apologetic-related themes, once in a while, I veer off simply because I feel an inspirational story must be told. Mary’s story is one of those stories a writer simply cannot pass up! 
I first met Mary Doelman through Biola University’s online Masters program in Apologetics. I […]

By |November 17th, 2017|blog|8 Comments

Mom for a Moment: what about the feminine aspect of God?

I remember curling up on my bedroom floor, crying out to God that I just wanted Him to be my ‘mommy’ for a moment. I had been trying for years to become pregnant, and had just started my period again for the umpteenth time. It hurt. I wanted to have a baby so bad, […]

By |August 8th, 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

Never Too Old to Bake a Blessing: the story of Grandma Muffin

We all tend to think bigger is better. There is a drive to get more followers on social media, more friends, a larger influence, etc. But what if that’s not really God’s way but the world’s way? What if people just let go of trying to one-up each other all the time and just […]

By |October 16th, 2016|blog, Live Divinely|2 Comments