“George and Julie become ‘Elves on the Shelf’ to earn Christmas cash”
“Halitzkas mangle history in quest for overdue Christmas newsletter”
“Halitzkas try to become normal.”
Trinity Ecumenical Parish is a Presbyterian, Lutheran, and Episcopalian church — all at the same time. What joins its people together is a shared mission.
Remember, the Ruler of the Universe is the one who said you’re an awesome miracle. And as the old saying goes, he doesn’t make mistakes. Not even you.
I was only months away from graduating from Bible college, and I had a dirty little secret: I wasn’t sure that God existed anymore.
Skeptics say that short-term mission trips are a waste of time–and perhaps sometimes, they’re right. But since we serve a sovereign God, short-termers can also do a world of good.
Answers are easier to find inside literature than out in the bracing merciless air of life.
When children turn violent, who should get the priority? The kid who’s abused at home and takes out his frustrations at school, or his innocent victim on the playground? The answer may be more elusive than you think.
My old hometown was flooding, but God got me out just in time.
When life hurts, fantasy looks much more appealing than the real world.
Sometimes, ministering to others feels purposeless. Is it?
“Did I say feeling nothing is the worst part of depression? Perhaps not. Right now, I would give a great deal to feel ‘nothing.'”
It must be hard to stay humble when you’ve just done a good miracle.
Herein, the writer muses about his fascination with the dramatic form.