A La Carte (November 13)

Category: Family, Featured, General, Outreach
I’ve returned home from my recent journey to Asia, having spent time in China, the Philippines, and Korea. I was blessed to be there and am, as always, very glad to be home. Today’s Kindle deals include actually just a single book. But it’s a good one! (Yesterday on the blog: Four Categories to

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Clouded View

Category: comfort, Daily Devotions, God's love
It can happen in a matter of minutes. A beautiful sunshiny day can become overcast, gloomy, and dank. A wet fog rolls in and blankets everything. It clings to you as you strain to see beyond a few feet in front of you. You feel closed in, almost claustrophobic. Your hands are tempted to swoosh

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His Presence and Help

Category: comfort, Daily Devotions, God's love
“For I am the LORD, your God, who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you.”  Isaiah 41:13 Thought Life crashes in and we wish we could be children again and have someone to take care of us and protect us. Into our confused and chaotic […]

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Dead in Cars and Homes: Northern California Fire Toll at 42

Category: News
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The dead were found in burned-out cars, in the smoldering ruins of their homes, or next to their vehicles, apparently overcome by smoke and flames before they could jump in behind the wheel and escape. In some cases, there were only charred fragments of bone, so small

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Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Wins Arizona US Senate Seat

Category: News
PHOENIX (AP) – Democrat Kyrsten Sinema won Arizona’s open U.S. Senate seat Monday in a race that was among the most closely watched in the nation, beating Republican Rep. Martha McSally in the battle to replace GOP Sen. Jeff Flake. The three-term congresswoman won after a slow vote

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