How Discovering the Prodigal Son’s Brother Changed my Faith Life

By Allison Gingras   What I know about the Prodigal Son If you asked me just five years ago, “Are you familiar with the story of the Prodigal Son?”  I would have quickly responded, [...]

I Can’t do it!

By Sharon Wilson   There are certain times of the year and certain seasons in my life where I find I am overwhelmed.  This seems to be one of those times! A month or so ago my husband had [...]

Are We Ever Really F-I-N-I-S-H-E-D?

By Heidi Hess Saxton   My life is at a unique crossroads at this particular moment: My son turned eighteen this year, and tomorrow marks the 16th anniversary of our “forever [...]

The Almighty Has Done Great Things for Me

By Angie Koenig     Today I hit a special milestone – my third decade on this Blue Planet.  As I sit and reflect on my short journey thus far, I can’t help but be hit with one [...]

The Chicken Gives, the Pig is All In

By Allison Gingras     In July 2013, my eldest son and I had the privilege of attending World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. My son was 18 years old and spent most of his time [...]

With Mary, we may

By Kate Anderson How will you make it on your own? This world is awfully big, girl this time you’re all alone… You can never tell, why don’t you take it. You might just make it after all. Mary [...]

The Power to Heal

By Lisa Mladinich   I was an actress in New York for many years, and it was quite a struggle. At almost six feet tall, my career developed on the fringes of the industry, where hard-to-cast [...]

The Combination

By Alyssa Bormes My whole bag was packed – my swimsuit, the kickboard, a towel, shower flip-flops, and the assorted other stuff that one takes to the gym. Fantastic! This new commitment to [...]