The Blessing in Challenge

The Blessing in Challenge

All my life, I’ve had challenges. Oh, I know, we all have. My challenges have included growing up with an alcoholic parent, health issues, financial challenges, and a host of others. I used to joke that perhaps God didn’t see how much challenge my life had when he would add something else. That was when […]

Refiner’s Fire

Refiner’s Fire

Some time ago my family decided to take some craft classes at the Ozark Folk Center about fifty miles from our home. My oldest son took bladesmithing classes (making knives), my youngest son took a painting class, and my oldest daughter took a herbal gardening class. I was, at the time, writing my first book […]