Hello to all! As some of you may know, I have been working on writing a devotional book, so my blog postings have been few and far between lately. It’s been challenging to keep up with both, so I thought today I would write about my writing experience. When I am writing a devotion, I always meditate on Scripture, write the body, and then try to figure out a title at the end. I read through my draft countless times after I am finished writing, brainstorming for a title that fits the devotion perfectly. And virtually every time, I want to title the piece “Grace,” “A Heart of Grace,” or some other construction of words using “grace.” How true it is to the essence of Read More

Out of the Darkness: The Power of Grace

          Some sat in darkness, in utter darkness,     prisoners suffering in iron chains, because they rebelled against God’s commands      and despised the plans of the Most High. So he subjected them to bitter labor;      they stumbled, and there was no one to help. Then they cried to the LORD in their trouble,      and he saved them from their distress. He brought them out of darkness, the utter darkness,      and broke away their chains. (Psalm 107: 10-14) My Story These verses are my story. Each day I walk upon this earth, I pray I will not forget the dark places I have been, the places where I sat in the utter darkness of Read More