Thanksgiving, Together Once More 

by Pam Ford Davis  .
 “Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good;  For His faithfulness is everlasting .”  On Thanksgiving mornings, he opened the door to the formal entry room to our house (used only for storage). Taking a turkey from the frigid room, he carried it to Mom in the kitchen. 

A Blessed People

 by Jennifer Woodley 

‘for Herod feared John, knowing that he was a righteous and holy man, and he protected him. When he heard John, he was greatly perplexed; and yet he liked to listen to him.’ Mark 6:20 (NRSV) 

Though King Herod was intrigued by John the Baptist’s words and ‘he liked to listen to him’, the hearing made no difference to Herod.

Finding Contentment as a Divorced Single Woman  

I have been divorced now for a number of years and I have experienced both the positives and negatives of both married and single life. As they say, the grass always looks greener on the other side of the fence.   

A DILEMMA

by Aline Edson

“Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old, he will not depart from it.” Proverb 2:6

And yet Adam’s first son, Cain, murdered his brother Abel in cold blood. Gen 4:1-23

Your Words Are Like Apples

by Tonja Taylor  
 

God says many things about words in the Bible and even compares them to apples, as He does in Proverbs 25:11: “Winsome words spoken at just the right time are as appealing as apples gilded in gold and surrounded with silver.”