Where Will You Spend Eternity

What’s Next After This? Have you ever asked someone this question: if you die tonight, where will you spend eternity? Generally, I get one of two answers. I’m a good person. I’ll go to Heaven. Or I hope I’ll go to Heaven. These two answers frustrate me because neither reflect God’s word. Let’s take a […]

What Were You Thinking?

What Were You Thinking? James 4:7 says “Submit yourselves therefore to God.” Our choices, our words, our activities, our relationships. (I’m still working on all of this.) But for me thoughts are the hardest to surrender to the Lord. The Bible offers help. Philippians 4:8 says, “Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is […]

Trusting in God Despite Our Circumstances

Trusting in God Despite the Circumstances Habakkuk 3:17-19 is one of my favorite scriptures. The verses depict the prophet’s faith in the Lord despite his material circumstances. I think it would be interesting to put this into modern day language. Here’s the original. Though the fig tree does not bud and there are no grapes […]

Happy Valentine’s Day

God’s Love Is the Best Valentine You Can Receive “God so loved the world, that He gave His only Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have eternal life. John 3:16.” If you’ve been a Christian for a while, you’ve heard this verse. But have you really pondered what it means? In […]

God Has All the Answers

God Has All the Answers I love the Bible because I can find rich treasures in the form of answers I need for just about every issue in my life. One of them is how to deal with difficult people. Sometimes certain individuals seem to toss stumbling blocks my way at every turn, testing every […]

A PEEK IN PICTURES: Almond Street Mission

Almond Street Mission takes a look into life on the streets. Caleb Jeremiah Goodman answers a call the Lord has placed on his heart and goes homeless. Only thing, when he winds up at the Almond Street Mission in El Camino, California, and saves gorgeous Glorilyn Neilson from assault, he doesn’t count on falling in […]

A PEEK INTO: Letting Go

Last week, readers got a peek at the real life people who just happen to look like my characters in Restoration of the Heart. This week it’s Zack and Ella’s turn in Letting Go. Again, these famous people happen to jump out at me while perusing pictures looking for my Zack and Ella.     […]