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Return from D.C. - Friday, April 25th 2008 5:43 PM
Washington D.C. is a beautiful location for Spring Break adventures!  We let our kids each bring a friend along, and that was a great decision!  Yes, you heard me...
Inbox: Value or Clutter? - Tuesday, April 8th 2008 11:00 AM
I’ve been catching up on some reading this morning.  As I’ve subscribed to quite a few ezines and blogs, my Inbox is always overflowing.  But every time I think I...
Closer Moms & Daughters! - Saturday, April 5th 2008 8:37 AM
Yes, the Conference was phenomenal!  It was enlightening to see that Moms come in all shapes and sizes.  We may have different tastes and personalities, but we seek...
Wrestling with God - Thursday, March 27th 2008 10:54 AM
Bruce Wilkinson’s study of The Prayer of Jabez takes a look at Jacob in Genesis 32:22-29.  He wrestled with an angel in a match that lasted all night.  For me, it...
Busyness - Saturday, March 22nd 2008 11:51 AM
Can life possibly get any more hectic?  Oh my.  Things in my brain get shuffled to make way for more to do!  Guys have a good thing going for them…their brains...
Hope Contest - Monday, March 10th 2008 9:45 AM
Amy Brooke is sponsoring a contest today and looking for thoughts on Hope for her Hope Chronicles.  Where do you find hope?  How do you survive when the going gets...
Recipe Swap & Hop - Friday, March 7th 2008 2:47 PM
I'm joining Lysa Terkeurst today as we hunt for something for supper.  When the sisters have hungry families, we have to act fast! Wednesday night our gals started a...
A Lesson from Lazarus - Tuesday, March 4th 2008 11:07 AM
Lazarus was so sick.  His sisters did everything they could to help him get better.  But his health continued to decline.  In desperation, Mary and Martha sent...
Family Life Center - Friday, February 29th 2008 10:07 AM
We had our first program in the new building last night.  It was so incredible to pull into a full parking lot…the cars were everywhere.  They had to bring in more...
Moms & Daughters Event FAQs - Tuesday, February 26th 2008 10:45 AM
Kathy Gowler from Closer:  Moms and Daughters answers some frequently asked questions:   • What ages are appropriate for the conference? The focus is on ages...
Who is my neighbor? - Sunday, February 24th 2008 9:45 PM
When Jesus was in Capernaum, some men carried their friend on a stretcher to Him.  (Mark 2:1-12)  There are people in our world who need someone to bear them to...
What does Contentment look like? - Saturday, February 23rd 2008 12:10 AM
A job outside of the home would be nice.  It would validate me as a person, right?  It would help me to feel like I made a difference in someone’s day.  It...
Retreat Frenzy - Tuesday, February 19th 2008 3:12 PM
Talk about a getaway and I’m all ears!  Even as a teenager, I loved going to camp and overnighters with my friends.  The change of environment does a body good and...
Killer at College - Friday, February 15th 2008 8:36 AM
Seven people are now dead from the shooting in a Chicago classroom.  FLN asked, “What if it was your child?” It comes close to home, because our own high school had a...
Guess who loves you? - Thursday, February 14th 2008 8:45 AM
Do you know that God wants to be your Valentine?  His heart of love beats for you!  You are the sparkle in His eye! The Psalmist says that God has been thinking about...
Are you having an affair? - Wednesday, February 13th 2008 2:06 PM
Are your thoughts being drawn where they don’t belong?  Maybe an addiction is destroying your reasoning powers?  We tease when we say, “I’m addicted to...
For Clothing Divas - Friday, February 8th 2008 4:29 PM
Did you know that the Bible mentions clothing? Isaac’s future bride was given costly jewelry and lovely clothing. Genesis 24:53 When Esau was born, he was so hairy that it...
Laundry from the Light Side - Wednesday, February 6th 2008 4:28 AM
Here are some corny quips to try the next time your child has a clothing crisis. 1.  “Are there any clean clothes?” Answer:  “I didn’t want you to worry...
The View from my Laundry Room - Tuesday, February 5th 2008 9:23 AM
The job of sorting the laundry hangs over my head.  The thoughts tumble over each other and beg to be sorted too.  “Why do I have to do so much washing?” When the...
How God uses Broken Vessels - Saturday, February 2nd 2008 1:11 AM
 Pottery illustrations are used many times in God’s Word.  Jeremiah was guided to observe the casting process at the potter’s house.  He and Isaiah were both...
Move Over Miss America! - Monday, January 28th 2008 11:26 AM
Reality TV shows try to redo our space, our weight and our face.  The makeover is transformational on the outside.  What about the heart? Lottery winners still go...
The Power of Laughter - Thursday, January 24th 2008 11:40 AM
Laughter is "jogging on the inside."  I love that kind of exercise! Monday night, seven of us gals had a planning session for our women's ministry.  We didn't stay on...
Alphabet Songs - Thursday, January 17th 2008 3:35 PM
            Teaching a foreign language has been a new experience for me.  Not because it was French or German, but...
Do you blog? - Tuesday, January 15th 2008 8:50 AM
It's interesting how blogging has opened up a new arena for me.  I have become more comfortable with my own "voice" and am enjoying the opportunity to learn from other...
What’s a Writer to Do? - Monday, January 14th 2008 1:29 AM
Okay, I admit it.  I’m a Night Owl.  My brain comes awake at night.  Creativity surges and I can think of more ideas than I’ll ever have time to tackle. ...