Faith or Fear? We Can’t Live with Both.

Can you even imagine this scene? An angel appeared to young Mary, telling her that she had found favor with God, that she would become pregnant miraculously and give birth to Jesus, the Savior of the world. How frightening and overwhelming that message must have been! One of the first things the angel said toContinue reading “Faith or Fear? We Can’t Live with Both.”

Christmas and Comparisons

Looking at her Facebook post, I saw the pictures of her annual Christmas party. There were her numerous Christmas trees, each decorated more beautifully than the last.  There were specialty drinks, abundant appetizers, and fancy decorations throughout the house.  The photos online made everything look perfect.  And made me feel horribly inadequate. My tree was notContinue reading “Christmas and Comparisons”