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winding road sideways
Most of us have spent a lifetime politely accepting catch phrases that seem to have God’s character and plan tied up in a tidy bow.  “God has a plan for you.”   “His way is the right way.”  “He’s good all the time, and all the time He’s good.” ...
Beyond the Tinsel Christmas
December 22, 2016
Beyond the Tinsel Christmas
I don’t know if the words “Three days till Christmas” evoke terror in you, but they sure do me!  Every year I think I’ll be more organized; more on top of things; more relaxed and therefore able to roam the aisles and shop, cook, and decorate with ease.  L ...
November 12, 2016
Real America
It’s been a strange week in America.  It seems we’re walking on egg shells, tip-toeing in sand…afraid to smile or cry because there are so many sides to so many stories and we’re not sure which stories we want or need to tell. The morning after the elect ...
October 4, 2016
Confusing Prejudice
On Sunday the church was packed as our Pastor came to the stage.  He was a bit out of sorts;  stumbling with his words at first—as if trying to sort them in a way that would carry the burden off his shoulders and onto God’s. He said he’d had it with the e ...

In sharing struggles, as well as triumphs, Gari Mecham ultimately shows us a new understanding of prayer-not just the worrying kind but authentic, powerful communication. Spirit Hunger invites us to enter into a whole new relationship with our Lord.

-Debbie Macomber,
New York Times bestselling author