Christian Living

Learning to Love: “Love God, Love People”


Lately, I’ve been spending lots of time around children (and their parents).  And the saying is true: Love God, Love People. I’m realizing that sometimes our inability to love people, especially those we think of as “them” and “not us”comes from ideas that have been passed on to us as children from parents and peers, the news and society.  Our parents fought with “them.”  Our parents hated “them,” and then we proceed to fight their fights.  Unfortunately, many times, in the end, we really don’t understand what the fight is about anymore.  When we pass on hatred, prejudice and anger to […]

Living Single

How I Met My Husband: A Story of God’s Provision – Pt. 1


  About five months ago, a perfect set of events came together in my life. Simply put, I experienced God’s generosity.  He gave, and He just keeps on giving.  He gave so much there was an overflow. I was in a state of suspense at the time – just returning from a 2 1/2 year stint in the Middle East, where I worked for a University running their Office of Communications.  I knew returning home was the next step in my life, but I didn’t know what I was coming home to. About a week after my return, I felt […]