Tag Archives: Prayer

Overcoming a Joyless Christmas

Let every heart Prepare Him room ~ Isaac Watts I love to laugh, tease others, and delight in life—but as a rule I run a low-grade melancholic fever.  I suppose it’s part of my temperament. Or it might be the … Continue reading

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Monsters and Mangers

When Herod the king heard this, he was troubled, and all Jerusalem with him.                                                         … Continue reading

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Mary Lou Retton and the Southern Baptist Convetion

“Psssst! You better get off of that stage, Chambers.  Security is going to come get you.” I struggled to recall how I knew the familiar face; then it dawned on me that we had both attended Howard Payne University in … Continue reading

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Desperate for God

From inside the fish Jonah prayed to the Lord his God. Jonah 2:1 When I was three years old, we had a dog named Peppy. It was part little dog and part another little dog, but I loved that dust-colored dog. … Continue reading

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