1-Minute Program Archive: February 2015

A Vision for Prayer

Do you ever feel like God has called others to big plans, a big vision, but well, you’re just not cut for it? 

  • February 1, 2015
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Religious vs. Regular Activities

Have you noticed how some activities seem more spiritual than others? 

  • February 2, 2015
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A Long Obedience

Whenever we drive up north to visit Ken’s relatives, I get so tired. 

  • February 3, 2015
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Be Careful with Lust

Some people find Jesus’ approach on the topic of lust just a bit too harsh.

  • February 4, 2015
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Siblings and Disabilities

When it comes to siblings, there’s almost always some rivalry— even in the Bible.

  • February 5, 2015
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Full Assurance

The Puritans used to say that assurance of faith comes to believers who’ve endured through great trials or times of testing. 

  • February 6, 2015
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Obligated to Be Like Us

Jesus was obligated to be like us. 

  • February 7, 2015
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Alone yet Not Alone

Isn’t it amazing how Google and YouTube and smart phones have made it so much easier to give Christian encouragement? 

  • February 8, 2015
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Jesus and His Holy Ones

The other day Ken and I were reading through I Thessalonians. 

  • February 9, 2015
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The Joni Movie in Iraq

You may recall that many years ago I played my own part in a movie called JONI ...

  • February 10, 2015
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Gratitude for Granted

Yesterday as I was wheeling up the front path to our house, I stopped my wheelchair underneath the shade of our tree in the front yard. 

  • February 11, 2015
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Do What Jesus Says

I’m sure you know the story of the ten lepers in Luke chapter 17. 

  • February 12, 2015
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Follow Me

I’m intrigued by the way Jesus called his disciples.

  • February 13, 2015
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Counterintuitive

This past winter when I went to the doctor for my flu shot, I have to admit, I was a little hesitant. 

  • February 14, 2015
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Thank You

Recently I read an essay on words and where they come from.

  • February 15, 2015
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Give Thanks Loudly

Remember the story of the ten lepers in the Gospel of Luke? 

  • February 16, 2015
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In the Palm of His Hand

When I was a kid in school, I remember taking an ink pen and writing the names ...

  • February 17, 2015
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Touch His Hem

Once when I was visiting the art studio of Ron DiCianni, he invited me to take my pick of one of his framed prints. 

  • February 18, 2015
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Burn Your Boats

My husband Ken taught high school history for decades, and the other day ...

  • February 19, 2015
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Jonah's Story

Pastor Andy shared with me a story about his little boy, Jonah ...

  • February 20, 2015
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Be Thankful

I am keenly aware that much of my health and well-being depends on the graciousness of family ...

  • February 21, 2015
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God's Promises

I have to confess, sometimes my chronic pain hurts so bad it’s almost impossible to sleep. 

  • February 22, 2015
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Useless Idols

When I’m bored, I can take it to God, or I might switch on my favorites playlist.

  • February 23, 2015
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Peculiar People

I remember years ago, visiting my Christian friends, Amos and Hannah ...

  • February 24, 2015
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Celia and Akua

Celia lives in Africa and her child, Akua, is a little girl with significant brain damage. 

  • February 25, 2015
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Be a Friend to Jesus

My heart aches whenever I read the words of Jesus in Matthew chapter 20.

  • February 26, 2015
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Bullying and Disability

Were you ever bullying as a kid?

  • February 27, 2015
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More than Obedience

When we know we disobey, it’s natural to then try to get our act together. 

  • February 28, 2015
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