Tag Archives: Jesus

How to Resolve Conflicts

This photo makes my heart race… and I don’t even have a conflict with this lady in red! Conflicts are daily occurrences. Maybe not rising to the intensity of angry lady-in-red…but, they are never pleasant. Learning to resolve conflicts effectively … Continue reading

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Shepherd for the Journey

In my longing to be more like Jesus, I’ve undertaken the study of his “I am” statements as recorded in the book of John. Jesus said “I am the good shepherd.” (John 10: 11) I am not a shepherd. My … Continue reading

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How is your life parable-shaped?

Please welcome author Cheri Cowell… Our tour guide almost casually offered the words that nearly knocked me off my feet. “The stones upon which you are walking are the stones where Jesus could have walked.” I stopped in midstride and … Continue reading

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Living Parable of the Carpenter

Living Parables blog shared a guest post from me. I’m delighted to connect with Cheri Cowell! Her writing truly brings biblical history to life in her book and workbooks. She also leads parable tours of the Holy Lands. Next trip … Continue reading

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Come to the Door, Please

We arrived at the Detroit community center to host a children’s afternoon program. We had been asked to lead three hours of programming which would allow the “regular” staff to do much needed planning for the upcoming school year. With … Continue reading

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Light for the Journey

While visiting the caves of Luray Caverns, we meandered among the stalactites and stalagmites into a small chamber at the end of one of the crystallized walkways. Occasional drips of water splashed onto the natural limestone surfaces. In her calm … Continue reading

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Visual Story of Jesus

Through a powerful movie filmed mostly in Tunisia and Morocco, here is the biography of Jesus from Matthew’s point of view. The film opens with a brief narrative, then launches into the 4+ hours of word-for-word NIV translation of the … Continue reading

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