“Look Into My Eyes”

By Debbie Shope No thank you. Invasion of personal space. Turn your gaze elsewhere if you will. After all, the...

Money, Sex and Discipleship

By Ward Shope Chances are I got your attention by writing that title – or perhaps you are too embarrassed...

Self-Sermon on Respect

By Anonymous Each year, Living for the King, New Life’s discipleship course, asks participants to write a sermon to themselves...

A Book Recommendation

By Tim Shaw A few years ago, Debbie Leonard (NLD’s former Children’s Ministries Director) gave me a copy of Jack...

A Podcast That Feeds My Soul

By Jane Highley If you ever find me with my earbuds on, I’m either running or cleaning. (Usually the former,...

Untitled Reflections

By Melanie Kauffman Every time I sit down to write something for this blog, a big question looms over me:...

Parenting a Disabled Child by Faith

By Donna Donnelly As a mother of a 26-year-old son with autism and a developmental disability, there has been both...

40 Years

By Rae Barnes It was just last week that my in-laws celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. Shortly after the actual...

"You Are Welcome Here!"

By Laurel Kehl That’s how Pastor Vinny Tauriello greeted our ESL students and families at the annual Thanksgiving Feast this...