Save Us From Terror

Unaware! We were unaware of the terror that was about to happen in Paris last night. Unprepared! We were unprepared for such random, yet coordinated acts of violence. Unable! We were unable to

Don’t Give Up!

Well, we said a final goodbye to my dear Uncle Laurence on Saturday at Baseline United Methodist Church in Battle Creek, Michigan. It was a hard day for me. He was such an important part of my

Tornadoes and Other Surprising Things

Today my husband and I are returning home from a TV interview in Little Rock, Arkansas. Joy is in my heart for two reasons. The interview went well and the spring leaves on the trees are bright

Hearts at Home Conference

The Hearts at Home Conference in Rochester, Minnesota, on the weekend of November 7-8 was a great fit for us. Here are some of the highlights. Thank you, Father, for all you did for us

A New Kind of Prayer Journal

Pray Often Pray Real — The Pray-Like-Jesus Journal is for young people who: ● want to hear God speak to them. ● want to know how Jesus prayed and practice praying like Him. ● want to

Yay! Chosen by TCCS 5th Grade

My Whole Self Before YOU — The Study Guide has been selected by Traverse City Christian School to replace a national curriculum as their primary Bible curriculum for 5th grade.

Special Needs Feedback from Orlando

Good morning, Susan ~ It was a joy to spend some time talking with you at Children’s Pastors’ Conference.  Let me tell you what happened right after you left the KidzMatter booth. The book [you

My First Television Interview in Arkansas

Much thanks to Jeanne Caldwell, co-founder of Victory Television Network in Little Rock, for inviting me to be a guest on her program, In His Presence, on May 23, 2013. VTN is committed to

Moonbeam Children’s Book Award

The best words to express the events of this wonderful night at the Park Place Hotel:  thrilling, humbling, giddy, joyous, pinch-me-please. One of the highlights was hearing from the other