Prepare Your Heart for Easter with a Passover Seder

A few years ago, my husband and I were invited to celebrate the Passover with Hilary and her family. I had always wanted to experience an authentic Passover seder meal, so I jumped at the opportunity. That dinner brought the Exodus narrative and Last Supper to life in a way I had never experienced before, and I’ve since thought about …

unwrapping the names of Jesus

Unwrapping the Names of Jesus: Reviews and Appearances

It has been such an honor and so humbling to see how God has been getting Unwrapping the Names of Jesus into the hands and hearts of readers and families around the world. What a privilege to serve the kingdom in this way, by helping people adore the true King and find joy in Jesus!     Here are some of …

The Best Way to Celebrate Christmas

As a child, the one thing I wanted to find under the Christmas tree was a book. Preferably, lots of books. Growing up on the Romanian mission field, there weren’t many books in English to be found, and I had a hard time entering worlds painted with Romanian words. Finding an English book on someone’s shelf was like meeting a …

How to change your life

A Free Spiritual Growth Assessment, Just For You

I stared at her, incredulous. She was lying to my face. Here was my cherub of a child, telling me a bold-faced lie without so much as squirming. And the worst part? I saw myself in her. Not only does my three-year-old Carissa look like my mini-me, apparently she also struggles with some of the same besetting sins as I …