If God is Good, Why Does Evil Exist?

Have you asked yourself this question lately?  In light of current events, it might be something that has crossed your mind.   I know I think about it sometimes.  Over the Christmas holidays, I read the book Unbroken and then saw the movie this past week.  I left wondering how God could allow so much pain…

Prioritizing the Pantry

My pantry is a mess. And it’s driving me crazy. For this tidy, typically very organized gal, it’s screaming “Hey, have you forgotten about me?” every time I open the door. Organizing my pantry is not one of my favorite things to do, but alas, it must be done. Since I work for a school…

The Wise Man

Originally posted on Sweet Tea and Poetry:
The Wise Man Dedicated to my Daddy When I was a little girl, I sat upon your knee, And gazed upon your face and thought, There’s no wiser man than he. And as I grew, you grew as well In wealth, and pride, and girth, And I still…

Your Calling

This message is written to my Christian friends (and to me). What if I told you I had the cure for cancer? What if I told you I could tell you exactly how to save all of your family, friends and co-workers from ever getting cancer, or if they already had it, I could tell…

The God of Hope

The past few weeks have been challenging ones for me. As a Christian, I know that it is possible to become discouraged and feel hopeless even though one has a close relationship with the Lord. I know, because I’ve been there. Are you discouraged? Do you feel like giving up? Are your burdens too heavy…