You are Not Alone

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” ~Proverbs 3:5-6 Every Sunday morning, Dr. D. would remind his Facebook family and friends: “It’s Sunday! Time for church!” We have an amazing opportunity to worship… Continue reading You are Not Alone

I Can Breathe

I live in a state with a beautiful, inspirational motto: “Dum Spiro Spero,” which is Latin for “While I breathe, I hope.” While I breathe, I hope. I hope for people of all races, ethnicities, and backgrounds to have the same ability. While I breathe, I hope for a tomorrow that is filled with peace,… Continue reading I Can Breathe

It (Still) Takes a Village: Virtual Worship in a Small Church

On Friday evening, March 13th, around 7:30, it became official: Session approved the suspension of public gatherings and worship and instead approved offering virtual worship via Facebook Live. When I called Debbie Foster to let her know, I could no longer keep the tears at bay. I left a tearful, shaky voice voicemail, that Westminster… Continue reading It (Still) Takes a Village: Virtual Worship in a Small Church

I am Home

“Jesus replied, ‘Anyone who loves me will obey my teaching. My Father will love them, and we will come to them and make our home with them.’” John 14:23. By now, many of my friends have seen or heard about the disgraceful comments John MacCarthur made about Christian author Beth Moore. If you haven’t, here’s… Continue reading I am Home

For such a time as this

Six years ago, I began the two and a half hour drive from our inherited home in West Columbia to the northwest corner of the state, better known as Westminster, South Carolina. Little did I know this would be journey that challenged all aspects of my life–physically, emotionally, and spiritually. It’s a journey that I… Continue reading For such a time as this

Knock Three Times

“When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, ‘Simon son of John, do you love me more than these?’ He said to him, ‘Yes, Lord; you know that I love you.’ Jesus said to him, ‘Feed my lambs.’ A second time he said to him, ‘Simon son of John, do you love me?’… Continue reading Knock Three Times