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Ep 250

Ep 250

Four Steps While Waiting Many times in my life, I had great desires to do more. Be more. Make more of an impact. But, with three small boys and a husband who was away from home eight months a year, I felt stuck in a rut. I'd create a plan to do something in what I...

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Ep 249

Ep 249

Why Have Hope? The scripture in today's episode gave me great hope as I began to learn more about Jesus and who he’s called me to be. It is a very common scripture you see on mugs and wall art. But, it can lose the true meaning of what was going on at the time. The...

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Ep 248

Ep 248

What Is My Purpose? During different seasons of my life, that question has popped up. A few times, I have a definite idea, and others, I have no clue. I struggled when I stopped working to stay at home. Why did I go to college? I’m wasting my education. I failed to...

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Ep 247

Ep 247

Embracing Change I’m sure you’ve experienced change during your life—lots of it. Change is an unavoidable part of living. It’s only through change that we grow and learn. Usually, our first instinct is almost always to resist change. We are willing to trade the...

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Ep: 246

Ep: 246

Two Sides To The Story There are always two stories in every situation—the story you see and the story God sees. Sometimes life, or people, seem to be placing huge obstacles in front of us and everything looks like it's falling apart. In those situations, our life...

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Ep 245

Ep 245

Every Moment Matters I have always been a planner. So when I heard my friend talking about writing in 10-minute increments, it made perfect sense. If I could tackle writing 10 minutes at a time, maybe I could write a story. Every moment matters. In today's episode of...

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Ep 244

Ep 244

What Are You Giving? I tell my husband, not to let me give it all away. My love language is giving. It's not so easy for people to give their time, energy, or efforts. There are times even my love language doesn't speak the heart of God. In today's episode, you will...

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Ep 243

Ep 243

What Does God Do When Our Hearts Are Broken? We’ve all had our hearts broken in some way, maybe by disappointment, fear, shame, rejection, ridicule, or loss. Friend, I’m sorry. I really am. I care about the hurt you have gone through, and God cares about it too. He...

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Ep 242

Ep 242

Finding Common Ground Billie welcomes Marilyn Siden and Robynne Elizabeth Miller, authors of Finding Common Ground: One Octogenarian's Quest to Help our Nation Heal. Marilyn has lived through much: the aftermath of World War II, Korea, and the horror of Vietnam. She's...

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Ep 241

Great Love Have you ever heard the song 'Jesus Loves Me'? I learned the song when I was young in Sunday School. I remember the delight and joy I felt when I sang it or someone sang it to me. Over the years, it lost its meaning for me. Hurts, loss, pain,...

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