Recently, I was asked to speak at the Cathedral Church of the Advent's Episcopal Church Women's Fall Luncheon. It was a great privilege and humble experience to be able to share from God's Word to women I go to church with and who I love. It was also an act of God's grace that I … Continue reading The God Who Is For Us: When God Enters Into Our Chaos
Jen Hatmaker is back in the Christian news, in particular for her comments on gay 'marriage'. I may or may not say more about that later. Christians are still torn on this issue, in part because there is so much pressure to accept same-sex 'marriage' at the risk of not being loving. To put it negatively, to say … Continue reading Book Recommendations on Homosexuality
Last week I had lunch with my friend and minister, Deborah. Deborah is on the ministerial staff at The Cathedral Church of the Advent in downtown Birmingham, where my husband and I are members. Deborah has the gift of teaching and preaching. She is not only one of my favorite women Bible teachers but on of … Continue reading Where are the mothers in the family of God?
By Timothy George November 17, 2005 There's a story about a Texas rancher who threw a big party and filled his swimming pool with man-eating sharks. When the guests had all gathered, he announced that he would give anyone who swam the length of his pool the choice of $50 million or the deed to … Continue reading Recommended: A Peace Plan for the Gender War
Peter Pan was a favorite fairytale of mine. The idea of being able to fly away from one’s problems and fears (in Peter’s case, of never growing up) was appealing to me even at a young age. I also related to the fictional Peter Pan and the Lost Boys. They didn’t belong. Of course they … Continue reading The Lost Women of In-Between Land
If you love to read, publishers are putting out some great books this season, and I want to share with you some of them. So let's get started! Books on waiting Two books on waiting have come out this spring from Zondervan and Crossway and I happen to know both of the authors! How cool is … Continue reading Book Recommendations