Christian reflections

What Side are You On? * 10 Minute Devotional

“What side are you on?” The boy’s face was just inches from mine. His freckles stood out against his pale skin, even in the weak Wisconsin winter sun. He pointed to a line of kids dressed in hats and mittens, standing in a line on one side of the recess field, then to a line…… Continue reading What Side are You On? * 10 Minute Devotional

Christian reflections

A Citizen of Where? * 10 Minute Devotional

With all the Fourth of July festivities, I’ve been thinking about Philippians lately. (Say what?) Give me a sec – I’ll explain. Orange County, California, where we live, DOES the Fourth of July like none other. It’s Red-White-and-Blue-Fest 2016 out there. Fireworks. Picnics. Parades. Themed clothing. You name it. I love the Fourth of July.…… Continue reading A Citizen of Where? * 10 Minute Devotional

Christian reflections

Think About Such Things * 10 Minute Devotional

It’s been a rough few weeks in America, hasn’t it? News headlines have read like something out of The Hunger Games. There was the Stanford rape case. Suicide bombings in the Middle East. Zika virus threatening the Olympics. A resurgence of hemorrhagic fever in western Africa. The vitriol of this election cycle. And, of course, the atrocity…… Continue reading Think About Such Things * 10 Minute Devotional