When God Surprises Me…

What shocks me doesn't come as a surprise to God."Then the LORD said to Samuel, 'I am about to do a shocking thing in Israel.'" I Samuel 3:11 NLTForty is the age most men and women don't enjoy reaching. Fifty has become the new 40, but when I turned 40 it was the...

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A Christmas Beyond Expectation

"And my God will meet all your needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus." Philippians 4:19 It was the middle of December, I'd not decorated, and I was feeling guilty. During my childhood, we gave the house its holiday look the day after Thanksgiving....

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The Missing Ticket

It was a raw January day as the bus left Benton, Wisconsin, but Dick Wilson* barely noticed. Dick had just attended his mother's funeral.Although she'd had severe diabetes for many years and it was a relief to see her suffering end, his heart was still heavy.When the...

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