Select Page
The Ultimate Disaster Relief

The Ultimate Disaster Relief

This past spring, I trained to be a relief worker with Georgia Baptist Disaster Relief. This organization coordinates volunteers to help those impacted by a natural disaster. Their motto is “Bringing Help, Hope, & Healing,” and two Bible verses reflect their...
Iron Dome of Faith

Iron Dome of Faith

I’m fascinated by the Iron Dome in Israel. When I recently watched news footage of this missile defense system in action, I wanted to know more. According to Kurt Knutson, “The Iron Dome operates through a sophisticated radar system that detects incoming projectiles...
Israel:  The Garden of Gethsemane and the Garden Tomb

Israel: The Garden of Gethsemane and the Garden Tomb

The Garden of Gethsemane is the place where Jesus prayed three times asking God to “let this cup pass” from Him (Matthew 26:39). Each time, Jesus followed His plea with a request for His Father’s will to be done. While we weren’t allowed to step into the garden,...
Israel:  Mount Carmel and the Kishon Valley

Israel: Mount Carmel and the Kishon Valley

Mount Carmel, the very place where Elijah displayed God’s power to the prophets of Baal, is where I stood. The story is told in 1 Kings 18:16-45. Approximately three years prior to the showdown, Elijah had met with King Ahab to deliver a message from God, whose anger...
Israel:  The Sea of Galilee

Israel: The Sea of Galilee

When I first laid eyes on the sparkling blue Sea of Galilee, I was amazed at how beautiful it is. This body of water is actually a freshwater lake with a circumference of 33 miles and an area of 64 square miles. This is the same sea Jesus walked on and stilled with a...
Shell-Shocked

Shell-Shocked

I could see him through the glass in my backdoor because I have a clear view from my recliner. Bandit, my light brown Chihuahua and Terrier mix, was ready to come in. It was 9 pm Super Bowl Sunday evening, and I was watching the game. Wishing for a doggy door didn’t...