The Call to Prayer for Iraq

If you are globally minded, the earth may seem like a giant Tilt-a-Whirl careening wildly out of control as catastrophic crisis dominate the news in nations across its sphere. From the Malaysia plane shot down in Ukraine and imminent war with Russia to the Ebola crisis in West Africa to the news of genocide in […]

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Royal Prayer

Prayer is my preferred mode of operation as I walk Planet Earth.   I have tried to budge mountains by strength of personality, force of agendas, demands and commands with the limited success of a few grains of rock dust falling from ancient granite.  Yet when I pray, I do see mountains move. I wish I […]

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The Burning Ones

On February 15th, I was deep in prayer before the Lord in India when He came to me in a vision and said, “Come on, I want to show you something.”   We entered a room with plastic chairs, very common for meetings in Asia.  Jesus walked into the middle of the room and squatted […]

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Jesus, Jesus

My oldest son is a unique child. Even at nine, he was a deep thinker. His steady faith and simple expectation in God to do the unexpected often encourages me.  Here was one such conversation: “Mom, at church, it’s “Jesus, Jesus”. When we worship, it’s “Jesus, Jesus”. Yet when we have a crisis, guess what […]

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Look Again

Life can be tough.  When troubles last longer than expected, our hearts weaken with discouragement.  Fifteen years ago, I was so sick with pain-wracked fibromyalgia, I began to face the world through a narrow lense of illness and its limitations.   I couldn’t work.  I couldn’t do more than one errand at a time. I […]

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