God's grace, Mom Devotionals, Pepper Basham

Magic Eraser and the Desperate Leper

As a parent, I’m sure you can commiserate with me. Permanent marker is not a 3 year old’s friend, and especially not a mother’s. In less time than in takes for my seventy pound dog to eat his breakfast, a 3 year old can make quick artwork on any item within a home. Permanent. If… Continue reading Magic Eraser and the Desperate Leper

God's grace, Mom Devotionals

Superman – The Salvation of a Vulnerable Hero

My oldest kids and I watched Man of Steel this weekend – and it produced a whole slew of thoughts in my head. I won’t get too crazy in all the Christian themes I saw waving around in it, (from the “remarkable” birth to the 33 years to the ‘giving himself’ up for the world’s… Continue reading Superman – The Salvation of a Vulnerable Hero

Fiction Book Reviews

Sizzling First Encounters with Julie Lessman

Okay, it's time to ramp up the temperature about 80 degrees. Everybody ready? Summer's here. We know it's hot outside. But I think today's guest has a way of moving WAY beyond a sizzle. She tends to stay at...oh...scorching. Please welcome one of my favorite authors, and so pleased to call her my friend, Julie… Continue reading Sizzling First Encounters with Julie Lessman

Mom Devotionals

If I Really Knew You

If I Really Knew You I was at a writer’s conference once and started chatting with the person in line behind me. No surprise there. My dad says I could carry on a conversation with a block wall. It’s a family trait 🙂 Anyway, this lady and I had a pleasant conversation about life, family,… Continue reading If I Really Knew You