Dear Pastor's Wife

Dear Pastor’s Wife: The Value of a Permanent Mark(er)

Dear Pastor’s Wife, I hope you’re doing well this week. I’ve been praying for you. Has it been one of “those” weeks?  I hope this letter will encourage you! I recently watched The Christmas Candle (guess I’m getting an early start on Christmas movies!)  I’d like to watch it a few more times because of all… Read More Dear Pastor’s Wife: The Value of a Permanent Mark(er)

Dear Pastor's Wife

Dear Pastor’s Wife: The Dance of the Fire Ants

Dear Pastor’s Wife, Well, you are due for another letter, and I have something burning in me to share (pun intended.) So we meet here, again, with computer and keys- but imagining beautiful paper and handwritten ink. *** It happened in this one particular flower garden in my yard. {It seems to happen here often.}… Read More Dear Pastor’s Wife: The Dance of the Fire Ants

Dear Pastor's Wife

Dear Pastor’s Wife: Finding Sweetness In the Storm

Dear Pastor’s Wife, I know that many of you share my love of nature- I’m continually in awe of God’s creation, and even more so now that we live on a beautiful farm. The other night my husband and I were unwinding from the day by sitting on our front porch swing, watching a thunderstorm… Read More Dear Pastor’s Wife: Finding Sweetness In the Storm

Dear Pastor's Wife

Ministry Matters: Be Gentle With Your Weeds

  This article comes to you from my vegetable garden. Though very large, it’s  my “bit of earth” and one of my favorite places to be in spring and early summer. I think a garden is such a mysteriously peaceful place, don’t you? It appears stationary and frozen in time. Yet in all of it’s… Read More Ministry Matters: Be Gentle With Your Weeds