The Father I Know.

Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever. Hebrews 13:8 (NIV) Growing up, my father worked for a seismographic company in Houston, Texas. He dressed in suit and tie and polished dress shoes, smelled of Old English, and toted a briefcase. He eventually climbed the ladder to VP which afforded him use of […]

Jesus Wants More Than Coffee.

In my upcoming novel, Call to Love, (releases November 15, 2019) there’s a scene where the heroine, Tracy Cassidy, accepts an invite from the hero, Tom DeLaney. In her mind, Tracy considers this a ‘non-date’ date because, really, all they’re doing is sharing a common beverage, keeping things casual and non-threatening. Neither Tracy nor Tom is willing […]

I See Four Men Walking.

“Look! I see four men walking around in the fire, unbound and unharmed, and the fourth looks like a son of the gods.” Daniel 3:25 Something struck me anew reading Daniel 3. This familiar – and awe-inspiring – passage accounts the heroism of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, Jewish men who lived in captivity in Babylon […]

I Have a Trust Problem.

It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in man. Psalm 118:8 (NIV) The other day at the gym, a woman beside me completed her cardio workout and stepped off the elliptical while I continued to sweat it out toward my 40 minute target. News of another university campus shooting flashed […]

The Author’s Voice.

His sheep follow Him because they know His voice. John 10:4 (NIV) A few weeks ago, I received the galley of my first manuscript, Call to Love. For a traditionally published author, this is an exciting time. After several rounds of edits, this is the last opportunity for the author to review each and every […]