I’ll Be Happy When…

I’ll Be Happy When…

I’ll be happy when… I’m out from under my parents’ authority. I graduate college. I have more friends. I have a steady boyfriend. I have more of a social life. I get married. I have a child. I get a better job. I make more money.   I retire. My husband is saved. My husband…

Sisters…Yet Very Different

Sisters…Yet Very Different

Do you have a sister?  I thank the Lord that He gave me my sister.  We love each other, but we are very different.  Not only in looks, but also in personality, interests, and abilities. We are alike, however, in one way…we each were blessed with two children…both girls.  Two sisters whose children are sisters!…

The Simplicity of the Gospel

The Simplicity of the Gospel

In our reading this week, we find probably the most well-known, most quoted verse in all of scripture—John 3:16. For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.  We see this verse or its reference on ball caps, on…

Hope for Taming the Tongue

Hope for Taming the Tongue

The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 killed almost 300 people, destroyed around 3.3 square miles of the city and left over 100,000 people homeless. There is much speculation as to how the fire started.  The theory most held to for many years was that a cow belonging to Mrs. O’Leary, of 137 DeKoven Street, kicked…