Like Arrows in the Hand of a Warrior

Arrows. They are everywhere.Throw pillows, bags, journal covers and more.The arrow is often a symbol of courage, war or protectionIn this particular passage, the arrow is referring to our children. Usually the arrow is the focal point of this verse; the piece that devotions at baby showers are given, congratulatory cards to new parents are Read More …

The Dining Room Table

I quietly shut his bedroom door and walked down the hall. I passed her quiet, dark room, stopping for a moment to listen in and make sure she was asleep.   I continued down the hall, through the living room and into the dining room. All that was left of cleanup from dinner was to wipe Read More …

Called to the Top

What does it mean to be  “Called to the Top?” It is the feeling of the highest peak calling out for us to come, discover and explore. It is a call to the most remote places; the untouched space; where the wild things are. It is a place of rest; where you unload that which Read More …

It is Time to Take Our Kids Back

“Nothing is more important for the public wealth than to form and train youth in wisdom and virtue.” Benjamin Franklin, a brilliant, educated and well-rounded man spoke these words, so many years ago… because he understood. He understood that when our nation was founded, it was founded to hold a future. He understood, along with Read More …