Humble Thyself: 7 Steps to Resolve Conflict by Susan K. Stewart

Humble Thyself: 7 Steps to Resolve Conflict By Susan K. Stewart A recent undercurrent of discontent infected our congregation. I’d developed a terrible attitude about the situation, and I sat trying to be attentive for the sermon titled: Resolution: The Mathew Solution. I missed it.   During the following week, God led me to James 4:7-10. My heart opened to the clear steps to resolving conflict.   Submit to God…

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Surrender Story: It Isn’t About You, but Now It Is

This is one of those posts that isn’t fun to write because it takes me back to a time I didn’t love and of course, I don’t come out looking too great in it. But I know I’m supposed to share it, and I believe it will encourage someone out there. Our newlywed years weren’t normal or easy.  I had chronic pain because of a severe case of PCOS. There…

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Saturday Confession: When a Gen X’er Marries a Boomer

Growing up I never put my Barbie dolls into the plot line that they were going to meet someone ten years older and get married. No, Ken was their age. They went to the same school, lived in the same area. I assumed that was how my life would be. Fast forward and I graduated college and finally surrendered my singleness. When Tom came into my life I was kind…

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Book Review: No Place to Hide by Lynette Eason

Book Description: It’s not every day you see your childhood friend and one-time crush on national news. Jackie Sellers just wishes it were under different circumstances. She can’t believe that Ian Lockwood is wanted in connection with a terrorist plot, and she’s determined to find him and help him clear his name. But she’s not the only one looking. The FBI wants him captured. The bad guys want him dead.…

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