A new year, a new beginning! Each new year brings exciting possibilities and new challenges. I’m reminded of the symbolic baby representing the New Year and think what an apt depiction of promise and possibilities that comes with each brand new year. As... read more

She was a pretty little girl of about five years of age. How exciting! Dressed in her finest clothes she was going to Sunday school for the first time in her life that she could remember. Her family did not attend church, (she was not quite sure why,) but... read more

Let me encourage you to become a Rizpah, in the spiritual sense of the word. Gutsy – adj: marked by courage and determination In 2 Samuel 21:1-14, we have a story of one very determined and courageous woman –Rizpah! This story of Rizpah stirs and exci... read more

But he that shall endure unto the end, the same shall be saved. Mathew 24:13 Our theme for Ladies Ministries MOTHERS MEMORIAL this year is Never give up . . . Keep Believing! That should be our battle cry as a Christian. We are called to faithful, to neve... read more

Prov. 31:10 – “Who can find a virtuous wife? For her worth is far above rubies.” The average stay at home mom works 91 hours a week and is worth $143,000.00 a year! * I remember when I became a mother, and was thinking about all the thin... read more

“Well, it was like this.  I pulled myself up by my own boot straps!” Self-sufficient, determined, and focused, we all have a tendency to be like the old Texan.  “I did it my way” are the lyrics of a popular song.  “I stand on my own two feet... read more

A few months ago, our family had the distinct honor and privilege of “moving.” It quickly became apparent however, that “honor and privilege” were gross overstatements in reference to moving. Upon finding myself amidst boxes, newsp... read more

Did I hear that word again? Shall I list them or ignore them? What shall I choose to do? My first priority is the Lord and next, my family. Church and work, friends and writing need a little room. Is Jesus really in His place? Does He know He’s really F... read more

I began my sophomore year with four classes. I had Honors English, Geometry, Intro to Theatre, and Honors World Geography/ History. The first month of school, those classes were already a challenge, but most of all my geometry class. With two Honors class... read more

We never know what a moment can bring. God, through Daughter’s of Zion has been a rock for the protection of my children. Although my husband and I have prayed for our children before the inception of DOZ, the focused prayer has been powerful and we hav... read more