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Read my latest blog entries (below) or visit my blog, Kindling, to become a fireseed who will spread the holy flames of God’s love and forgiveness to people around you.
My Latest Blog Entries:
Once a month I write a letter to the wonderful Prayer for Prodigals community I am part of. Often those letters, though specific to those who love a prodigal, apply to any or all of us in the challenging circumstances of life. Dear Lover of Prodigals, Of this I am certain: Living through the prodigal […]
This is the second in an ongoing series on becoming an ambassador of Christ, based on this challenging verse: “We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors, as though God were making his appeal through us.” (2 Corinthians 5:20). You can read the first post here. The high calling of an ambassador is to represent the person—president, monarch, prime […]
Usually when God nudges, I listen and just do it. So when he said to invite the neighbors to dinner, I was willing. But when it meant buying a new dining room table, it took a little longer. You can read the great story God unfolded with our neighbors at Leslie Verner’s Scraping Raisins blog: […]
Using the Gifts God has Given Constance Padwick, Lilias Trotter, and Temple and Margaret Gairdner were contemporary British missionaries to North Africa. All were ahead of their time in their approach to missions. They were talented and creative, using these skills to proclaim Christ. Constance Padwick, the Writer According to Ruth Tucker, Constance Padwick (1886 […]
Because of his concern God sent Moses to deliver a clear message to Pharaoh: “Let my people go.” Can you hear the cries of God’s people throughout history? Through blood and white supremacy. Let my people go. Through frogs and slavery. Let my people go. Through gnats and black codes. Let my people […]