When Life Takes Unexpected Turns

Life has a way of taking us down unexpected turns at times. For the past five weeks, my family’s life has been a whirlwind of emotions as we celebrated the birth of our fifth child. The excitement of our little boy making his entrance into this world quickly turned to a full range of emotions Read more…



Love That Makes All Things New

I love walking outside after rain. There is a freshness that you can feel and smell that cannot be duplicated. Especially in the desert, rain brings about new life in barren areas. Read more…



Love That Conquers Death

We all experience death in our lives. No matter what age you are, death has touched your life. Death robs us of something that we cherish in some way. Even when death is expected, we struggle at times with the questions of “why.” Read more…



Love That Forgives Our Sin

Have you every been hurt by someone? I know that I have. We have all been hurt by someone at sometime in our lives. The reason for this is the three letter word that we don’t like to talk about — sin. Read more…



This Is Love

Spring is almost officially here (although we have had more than springlike temperatures lately) which means we can begin to see the “new life” around us. As spring arrives, we see the “rebirth” of plants that have laid dormant during the winter months. Flowers begin to bloom. We can hear the sounds of birds outside our windows. Spring brings a sense of starting over after the dreary winter. Read more…