When you’re in the fire too long

During my days as a daycare mama, I became an expert at whipping up quintuple batches of play dough while juggling two babies and eight toddlers. The kiddos gathered around, eager to sink their chubby hands into the soft, warm dough. Their eyes sparkled and their...

You can trust without understanding

Last week my older brother and his beautiful wife celebrated their tenth wedding anniversary. For the first time in a very long time (can I get an “amen” from the ministry wives?) they were able to take a few days off for a romantic getaway. While they...

When God takes your army

Have you ever answered the call of God to step out in faith, and then felt like the ground crumbled beneath you? This happened to me last week, and I discovered I hadn’t been trusting in God as much as I should have been. First a little catch-up, in case...

When your tragedy brings your triumph

The story is told of a man stranded alone on a deserted island. As the months passed and hope of rescue faded, he managed to survive. He discovered a fresh water source, and although food was not plentiful, he found enough sustenance to keep himself alive. He...

When God calls you, He equips you

“Miss Kim! You forgot the box! We can’t put the toys away!” I glanced up from the daycare kitchen where I had nearly finished getting lunch on the table for my ten starving children. They were right. I had indeed forgotten to get the toy bin down for...

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