I firmly believe there comes a point (or points) in all of our lives where we realize that life isn't going to turn out the way we had always planned it. That moment for me came when Mom was diagnosed with (and passed away from) brain cancer. You see, like most people, I had a… Continue reading When Life Doesn’t Go Your Way (Part 1)
When I was younger, one of the most confusing verses in all of Scripture for me was James 1:2. "Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds." (James 1:2 NIV). In the world's eyes, this verse probably seems absolutely ridiculous. If we have a trial, the world thinks we should… Continue reading JOY.