Mercy in Messiness

Mercy in Messiness

Christel’s Story: Born and raised in Belgium in a family of Catholic believers, I was a very sensitive and clumsy child which made everyday life difficult. I also found it hard to accept myself. Although I attended church every Sunday with my family, I...
Surprised by a Tom Cat

Surprised by a Tom Cat

Rainey’s Story: George is my parent’s cat, not a fancy cat, just your plain old country tom cat now living in a big city. His “meow” is constant and sweet, his color is orangey peach with stripes; and even though he’s a cat, he is still part of...

Love in the Big Bear Hug

“Love one another deeply, from the heart.” 1 Peter 1:22 Driving down the highway with the city fading in my rearview mirror, I breathed in deeply, releasing the tension in my body. There is nothing like a drive in the country to lighten the stress of the day. Turning...
A Meth Pipe & A Bible

A Meth Pipe & A Bible

Jennifer’s Story: As a highly productive twenty something year old I had a house, a boat, lots of friends, a loving family, and a great job. Then in the blink of an eye my life fell apart. Always the risk taker looking for fun, I saw no reason not to experiment...

A Kitchen Table Conversation

Sitting around her kitchen table with dried tears on my cheeks, I listened intently to my friend’s mother tell about how a demonic spirit manifested in her home one night and hovered by her bed. Paralyzed by fear, she whispered the name of Jesus and the evil spirit...