The Hope of the Resurrection: Bringing Life to What Feels Dead

The Hope of the Resurrection: Bringing Life to What Feels Dead

Last year, devastating wildfires swept across Canada, destroying a record-breaking 45-million acres of remote forestlands. Smoke from the massive blaze drifted hundreds of miles and caused poor air quality even as far away as our home here in Michigan. It’s hard to...
When Your Love Goes Cold for Your Husband

When Your Love Goes Cold for Your Husband

Love in the movies is all about the grand gestures, right? Like the brand-new SUV with a big red bow in the driveway. Or the spontaneous romantic cruise to Fiji. The glittering diamond ring that cost more than your first mortgage. Or the office filled wall-to-wall...
A Love That Sticks With Us: 4 Truths About God’s Love

A Love That Sticks With Us: 4 Truths About God’s Love

“For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus...
When You Feel Insignificant…

When You Feel Insignificant…

At the end of a long, humid summer day in Michigan, I felt a cool breeze stir the air as the sun went down. I clipped a leash to my dog’s collar and slid on my shoes for a walk around the neighborhood. Fireflies flashed in the shadows. The streets were empty and...