“And being found in appearance as a man, He humbled himself by becoming obedient to death—even death on a cross!” (Philippians 2:8) Good Friday. This is the day of confrontation between God’s boundless love and the sin of all humanity. The day that brings everything to a breaking point, not only in terms of Holy […]

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“And He said to them, “I have eagerly desired to eat this Passover with you before I suffer.”                             (Luke 22:15) “Before Jesus died He longed to share one last meal with His disciples. Knowing He only had a few days left; Jesus […]

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Back in the late 1980’s my husband Dan and I took our first Biblical Education Trip (BET) to Israel. That trip brought alive in my mind and soul, the villages and countryside where Jesus taught his disciples, both men and women, and where he ministered lovingly to the marginalized. The amazing country side was a […]

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During the second full week of Lent, Courtney Rose was our very first Guest Blogger, providing three Lent themed blog posts for the week.  Lent’s not over yet, so take time to read her posts challenging us to new experiences with Jesus. Courtney Rose is a lover of Christ, His Church, and Creation. She loves […]

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There have been people throughout the ages of the Church who have experienced God in unique ways.  Often times, these people have been ostracized for their expressions of faith and their extreme encounters with the Divine. They allow themselves to be confronted by the Almighty and they devote their lives to his service.  There is […]

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Wow! Our “40 Small Ways to Practice Lent Daily” is one of our highest viewed blog posts – ever! We believe that means you are all looking to be connected and disciplined by our Savior, to know Him better and to prepare your hearts for the celebration of His Resurrection. Your response to this post makes me […]

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Typically Lent is practiced (by Christians and non-christians alike!) by giving something up for 40 days. This list challenges you to do things a bit differently – to give up and add things into your daily life.  1. Start a giveaway box and add at least three items of clothes you have not worn in the last […]

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