Would you like to know how to resolve everyday conflict?

“Unforgiveness is the poison we drink, hoping the other person will die” This is a great little book!  Ken Sande writes about the causes of conflict and warns about the tragic results of unresolved conflict. I am not sure I have met anyone in my life that does not have some sort of conflict around …read in detail

How would you respond to this woman if you were praying together?

Anne writes: I feel drawn to spend more and more time in prayer. I hunger for the Lord’s presence in silence and solitude. The trouble is, I have so many distractions in my life. I’m a housewife and mother of school age children and I’m a nurse part-time.  To make things even busier my mother-in-law …read in detail

Could I really become aware of God all day long?

I was excited to discover notes that my husband Mark took when he was studying Abiding Prayer over thirty years ago. I found them helpful as I have been on this journey for awhile and starting to see some pieces go together. Even though, I am beginning to experience the fruit of sitting in silence …read in detail

Are you suggesting we may have an idols in our lives?

No, I am suggesting that we are “idol factories.”  We were created to worship and when we lose focus on the ONLY ONE who deserves our full worship, we create idols. Here is a quote from the excellent resources on Peacemaker.net written by Ken Sande: Even sincere Christians struggle with idolatry. We may believe in …read in detail

What is an Ezer Kenego?

So God created mankind in his own image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them.  Gen 1:27 Have you ever sat back and really thought about God’s “Divine Design” of male and female?  Most of the time the differences between the genders are the brunt of derogatory jokes.  Mark and I have taught seminars …read in detail