Gather ‘Round the Table by Tammy Abee Blom

The best part of my Easter celebration was the meal with my immediate family. Earlier we had worshipped with our church family and exchanged greetings of “Happy Easter,” but somehow participating in worship felt like work. Even though we were garbed in our new Easter...

Dear Addie by Katrina Brooks

Dear Addie launched April 1, 2012. Our first letter came from a young mother wondering if motherhood and ministry are possible. Another came from an associate pastor who works with a pastor who pledges allegiance to the sole authority of the pastor to the point of...

Memories Captured by Meggie Dant

I like to take pictures.  For me, there is not a more comforting feeling than being behind a camera.  Looking through a lens, I can see, capture, and appreciate the beauty that surrounds me.  While photographing an event, I often search for special moments; moments...

Lattes with Love by Marquette Bugg

When I first heard my mother describing the idea, I thought she had lost her mind. But as it turned out, that was not so much an indictment on her as it was against Holy Spirit.  The older I get, and the more I buy in to the stories describing God’s activity in the...