HOPE (Jeremiah 33:14)

Advent is a season filled with Hope. Children hope for snow days and Christmas gifts. Parents hope for snow plows to keep the schools open, and for Christmas bonuses, and everyone hopes for peace.  In this season I invite you to slow down just long enough to Ponder...

Spring is God’s reward for patience

Every year those of us hardy enough to live in the upper Midwest  long for the signs of Spring.  There are many of us who simply have learned to endure Winter because of the sure promise that Spring will come.  This year we have had Spring busting out all over the...