Virtual VBS Week Three Highlights: Standing Firm in the Faith

It’s Week Three of Virtual VBS for GrownUp Girls® 2017. Here are the highlights from our Facebook group. You’re welcome to join us anytime — you can go through past posts and catch up, or just jump in where we are. For links to our complete reading and scripture memory schedule, click here. Reading Assignment: […]

Virtual VBS Week Two Highlights: A Light in a Dark Place

Welcome to Virtual VBS for GrownUp Girls® 2017 Week Two! This year we’re meeting in a private Facebook group, where it’s easier for us to comment, share posts, videos, and images in real time. You’re welcome to join us anytime by clicking here. For those who don’t do Facebook or just want the highlights, here’s […]

Stand: A Study of 2 Peter

Virtual VBS 2017 Week 1 ~ 2 Peter 1:3

Today is the first day of our free online summer Bible study — Virtual VBS for GrownUp Girls® 2017! Over the next six weeks we’ll be studying the book of 2 Peter together in a special Facebook group. Click here to join the group and access videos, teaching, discussion questions, crafts, music, and more… Those […]

Let Us Go Out to Him

A Reflection on Ash Wednesday

“Under the old system, the high priest brought the blood of animals into the Holy Place as a sacrifice for sin, and the bodies of the animals were burned outside the camp. So also Jesus suffered and died outside the city gates to make his people holy by means of his own blood. So let us […]

More Than Enough

When You're Waiting and Hoping and Praying

A year ago today, I wrote a guest post for my friend Jennifer Kostick on what it’s like to live with hopes deferred (all kinds) and to wait on God for decades (not minutes)… especially for single women. It was a post I didn’t want to write, because it felt so very personal and private. […]