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  • A Lifetime of God Moments

    Dear Readers, I’m delighted to bring you this guest post from my first literary agent (and the man who “brought me up” in the Christian writing world), Les Stobbe. It’s an excerpt from his newly released book, God Moments in My Publishing Life. Les has taught me in the business of writing and books to …[ read more ]

  • What Story Are You Telling Yourself about Your Life Today?

    These days, someone is always telling us a story. From politicians to preachers to people in our lives, stories abound. Reporters, advertisers, Fortune 500 companies, non-profits seeking donations, the teenager hiding a secret, the neighbor inching his fence onto our land, the spouse covering her own fears and failing – all crafting stories they’d prefer …[ read more ]

  • How Do We Bear Up Under All This?

    Here’s the thing. In movies, it’s exciting when the wise guide or sage tells the young Jedi or Hobbit or girl from Kansas that they already have everything they need. Frustrating for the character, yes. But it makes for a great movie! We watch in anticipation of the moment when the star finally accesses the …[ read more ]

  • What It Means that Events Happened So Swiftly in Our World

    It’s the swiftness of what’s happened that leaves us breathless. How swiftly twenty years of investment by soldiers, missionaries, business owners, women’s advocates, Afghan citizens, and philanthropists can be undone. How swiftly a storm can build to catastrophic strength. How swiftly fire can consume everything in its path. How swiftly Christians can be so overwhelmed …[ read more ]

  • Thoughts and Prayers for Afghanistan – The Life-Altering Truth on Which We Need to Act

    What is happening in Afghanistan right now is soul-crushing for the Afghan people, first and foremost, but also for people across the globe who care deeply for freedom and peace. Hard hit will be families of Afghan people who are here in the United States, as well as the generations of men and women who …[ read more ]