How do Children Hear an Invisible God

I did not realize that adult Christians in general might find it odd that you hear the voice of God.  In fact, I’ve only met a few who have said that they hear from Yahweh regularly.  The truth is, the Holy Spirit wishes to speak to all of us who are His.  Just looking at…

Love Your Neighbor

As a lot of people heard, almost two weeks ago there was a tragic accident at our zoo.  A toddler boy was being held up to look into an area of Wild dogs and fell in.  The dogs attacked and killed the boy within minutes, if not seconds. This is obviously horrible for everyone who…

They’re Always Listening

God has a way of teaching you to watch your mouth.  Since I’ve had kids, I’ve learned that they listen to everything….and are ready to repeat it.  You know, like when you get pulled over for speeding and as soon as your spouse gets home they all yell, “Mama got a ticket, and it costs…

Purposeful Parenting

I think a lot of people who have decided to meet in homes as the church have, to some degree, grasped the concept that we – people – are the church, not that place where we meet.  We don’t “go to church”.  We are the church.  And we get that we are the church throughout…

Worship Through Music

When we first started meeting together as a part of Jesus’ bride, our children were really young.  I mentioned in a previous letter that we had a hard time getting our kids to sit semi-still.  See No Comparisons about training.  We ended up using a blue and white blanket that we spread out in our…

…And They Will Teach You!

This past week, a number of people were off and going here and there, not feeling well, etc.  So we were not planning on getting together.  We usually meet on Sundays, so Saturday night my 7 year old daughter asks me, “What are we doing tomorrow?” I told her I wasn’t sure, but that we…