Why I Love the Church

From my earliest days, I was in church. Not only am I a PK (preacher's kid), I'm a CK (church kid). For me, that means church has always been a part of my life. So, I guess it's fitting that I drive a Buick, for I am a Brought up in church kid. I had lunch this week with Ben,…

A Family Challenge: Prayer & 40 Bucks

We have had a five-year-old living with us for the past five months. He's a cousin who needed a place to live; and for now, he is a part of our family. I'm learning what I once knew when my kids were younger: five-year-olds change things. Before he came, everyone in our family was pretty self-sufficient.…

Family: Becoming What We Are

Imagine learning you have a sister you didn't know you had. Imagine the realization that your family is bigger than you imagined. How would you react if you found out you had a sibling you had never met? Most of us, I assume, would want to meet her. Get to know her. See what you…