Tag with Care

I 💖 this emoji on Facebook. It's a great choice for promoting conversation and relationship in an environment rich with disagreement. Relationship has never been synonymous with identical. Many marriages are enriched by the spice of variety. Most of the parents in my circle of influence describe their children - as different as night and … Continue reading Tag with Care

Open, Reach, Do It Scared

I know. Most of us are actually very scared right now. Some of us are more bold and brave and will message the two people as a reach for a hand. Others of us, are asking Jesus to make the introductions. And a few of us are considering whether they want to ask Jesus to open even a window let alone a full door for relationship.

None the Same; Gathered As One

The extraordinarily beautiful and prosperous fruit tree which has grown up in the middle of this practice is a body of faith. We are none the same, but frequently gathered together to share in the abundant fruit of the Spirit of God. We have needed it - desperately needed this - during the most challenging season of our lives. The prayers of the saints have been powerful and effective, but even more so tenacious for us (all of us) to witness breakthrough after breakthrough.

Saturday Share with Bettie Gilbert

Welcome to Saturday Share!   The purpose of this weekly feature is to provide a space for regular people to share their real-life encounters with Jesus.  It’s about living in the middle – on the way to the finish line.  If we still have breath to tell our stories then our race isn't finished. I believe … Continue reading Saturday Share with Bettie Gilbert

Saturday Share with Quantrilla Ard

I watched this scene with intense interest and the tears began to pool in my eyes. Jesus asked her who was left to condemn her. She answered that no one was left. He tells her to go in peace because He didn’t condemn her either. Can you imagine the immediate relief and the weight that was lifted from her? I absolutely can because I’m struggling with a thing also.