Mission Trip – Here I Go!

Next week I will be going to the Amazon River in Brazil on a mission trip with 14 other adults. I am very excited but also realize that to do all the work that God has prepared for us we need much prayer. The ministry sending us is  Amazon Outreach, which is a non-profit, interdenominational…

Plan Your Summer Now!

Even though it is only the first of May, now is the time to start planning your summer activities with your children.  If you don’t plan soon, you could pass up some of the wonderful opportunities that the summer can give us. I remember crossing off the days until June 1, the official ‘first day’…

Prepare Your Heart for Easter

For me, Easter is my favorite ‘holiday’ but more importantly, my favorite Christian celebration because of the tremendous impact it made on civilization. Easter is not bunnies, colored chicks or chocolates.  It is the defining moment in human history of Jesus Christ dying on the cross and the conquering of death with His resurrected body!…

What Do You See in the Mirror?

Wherever I look, on television, magazines and books, I feel bombarded with the pressure to look good. And I live in Dallas!  We probably have more plastic surgeons than anywhere else in the world. And, this is the hard part: I’m getting older.  My age is starting to show!  I look in the mirror and…