Being Faithful One Step at a Time

By |2015-09-08T00:39:59+00:00September 26th, 2012|Devotional|

A man’s steps are of the Lord;
How then can a man understand his own way?

(Proverbs 20:24, NKJV).


I can’t tell you how many times I’ve proclaimed the scriptural truth that God is the One who orders my steps, or how many times I’ve prayed and handed over a situation to God, confident that He […]

Servant-Leadership vs. Self-Exaltation

By |2016-12-20T19:30:06+00:00September 19th, 2012|Devotional|


Adonijah the son of Haggith exalted himself, saying, “I will be king…

King Solomon sent by the hand of Benaiah the son of Jehoiada;

and he struck him [Adonijah] down, and he died (1 Kings 1:5; 2:25, NKJV)


I am a firm believer in servant-leadership. In other words, the higher up on the “leader” ladder […]

Help Reunite a Family!

By |2016-12-20T19:30:06+00:00September 9th, 2012|Easy Writer|

UPDATE:  Happy Thanksgiving! We have heard from one of Mr. Parker’s two grown daughters. (Between the two girls, Mr. Parker has four grandchildren.) We are working on getting them all together before Christmas. Watch for more updates–and please pass this on to […]

The Face of Heaven

By |2016-12-20T19:30:06+00:00September 5th, 2012|Easy Writer|


All right, I’ll admit it. When I hear “Amish fiction,” I get about as excited as when I hear “Christian romance.” Lovely escape reads, for the most part, but little depth. Right? Wrong on this one! Murray Pura, with his colorful, moving style, approaches this […]

An Eternal Reunion

By |2015-09-08T00:40:19+00:00September 5th, 2012|Devotional|

After these things I looked, and behold, a great multitude which no one could number, of all nations, tribes, peoples, and tongues, standing before the throne and before the Lamb, clothed with white robes, with palm branches in their hands (Revelation 7:9, NKJV).


My husband and I just returned from visiting family in another state. […]

Band of Sisters Has Arrived!

By |2016-12-20T19:30:06+00:00September 4th, 2012|Easy Writer|

I’m so excited to announce the “official arrival” of this wonderful new book from Christy-award-winning author Cathy Gohlke. You do NOT want to miss this one! Here’s a little teaser of what it’s about:


New York City, 1910

Driven by a shameful past and perilous […]