The Promise of Life

We find promises of life in both the Old and New Testaments. This is good news for the many of us who often feel overworked, overtired, and under-appreciated. Like dead men walking, we wonder when we will EVER feel alive! “In the way of righteousness is life, and in its pathway there is no death.” ~ Proverbs 12:28 (NKJV) Of course, this verse is talking about eternal life. But that eternal... read more

Happy Birthday, Mary!

Today is Mary’s birthday! We’ve been friends since 8th grade, college roommates, and lifelong buds. Eight years ago we took the trip of a lifetime, backpacking together (just the two of us) in Germany, Switzerland, and Italy. Flying stand-by, we ended up in first class. Lugging our clothes on our backs, we ended up in posh hotels. (There’s too much story to go into–but let me tell... read more