Tag Archives: Christ

Sheep, Savior, Suffering

In all fairness, I had seen 80 percent of the children’s Christmas musical over the past 12 weeks of practices. I still have “shaggy, smelly sheep” ringing in my head. So, forgive me if my mind wandered a bit as … Continue reading

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Raising Ebenezers

When one mentions the word Ebenezer during the Christmas season, many people automatically think of Charles Dickens’ character Ebenezer Scrooge in “A Christmas Carol.”  But for the past 24 hours, I haven’t been able to stop thinking about the word … Continue reading

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It’s Simply A Ministry

“Defend the poor and fatherless; Do justice to the afflicted and needy.” – Psalm 82:3 One thing that makes me squirm, and I mean really makes me squirm, is when well-intentioned people say that we are saints for caring for foster children. I … Continue reading

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Grafting In?

The concept is easy, taking a branch from one plant and connecting it to the trunk or root of another to create something new and fruitful. As we embark on the journey of foster parenting, and prayerfully, adoption, that’s exactly … Continue reading

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