A Really Full Life

  Which saying best describes your marriage? My spouse brings out the best in me. My spouse brings out the worst in me. If you’re human, and I bet you are,...

Today we’re headed to Seattle to sample the best of what the Pacific Northwest has to offer. I’m traveling with my granddaughter Kate and her boys up to the cloudy rainy...

This morning we are on our way for 9 weeks of ministry in Ghana. We’re asking that God make it fruitful. We can’t wait to see our friends there. I feel...

I’m going to tell you a story about meeting royalty. And then I want you to think about meeting a King. Long ago, before Downton Abbey captivated American women, my husband...

http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/04/06/daily-prompt-in-the-summertime/ The word ‘Summertime’ has always conjured for me sweet feelings of bliss and freedom. I wish every child could have the kind of childhood I was blessed with. As a...

https://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/04/04/photo-challenge-threshold/ Have you ever loved and been loved by a dog? There’s a beautiful thing, a thing we should learn from dogs. Every encounter is fresh, like it’s the first. They...

Africa is exotic and strange. Over the five weeks we’ve been here I’ve grown accustomed to things I’d never see at home in California. This is Bucket List stuff I’m now...

Yep, I’m the only one awake on this plane not wearing a Lufthansa uniform. I’m lousy at sleeping on planes. It is frankly a weird feeling, but when out of boredom...

My husband’s sleep-sounds blend with those of an African dawn.   A medley of chirping, thrumming, cooing and crowing means the sun can’t be far below the horizon now.  There’s no...

The Sahara Desert from 35,000 feet Carried aloft 35,000 feet above the earth reminded me just how small we humans are and just how great God must be.   Great though...