A Personal Note From Sheila.

In 2 weeks, my new book “In The Middle Of The Mess” releases. It’s about what to do if you find yourself struggling right now and you are in the middle of a mess. Maybe a small mess.  Maybe a…

Come Home. He Is Waiting.

One of my most treasured possessions is a book by the Scottish writer Ian Maclaren titled Beside the Bonnie Briar Bush. It was given to me by Ruth Graham, the late wife of Dr. Billy Graham. There are several stories in…

A Personal Note From Sheila.

In 2 weeks, my new book, “In The Middle Of The Mess” releases.  It’s what to do if you find yourself struggling right now in the middle of a mess.  And it’s a book I almost didn’t write because facing…

Prayers For Florida

My heart aches right now as I return from New Zealand and see the devastation throughout Florida and in my husband’s home city Charleston, SC.  It’s hard to take in the pictures we’re seeing and the unimaginable flooding that has…

Prayers For Texas.

My heart aches this morning for my home state of Texas and the people of Louisiana. It’s hard to take in the pictures we’re seeing and the unimaginable flooding that has left thousands homeless. Please join me in praying for…

Trusting God One Step At A Time

Have you ever asked yourself, what does it look like to trust God? How do we live in this crazy, shifting world and still stand in a place of absolute confidence that God is with us and for us? It’s easy to…

Worship Your Way Through Your Storm

“We can rejoice, too, when we run into problems and trials, for we know that they help us develop endurance. And endurance develops strength of character, and character strengthens our confident hope of salvation. And this hope will not lead…

When Life Doesn’t Go As Planned.

“She turned to leave and saw someone standing there. It was Jesus, but she didn’t recognize him. ‘Dear woman, why are you crying?’ Jesus asked her. ‘Who are you looking for?’” John 20:14-15a (NLT) As Labor Day approached last year,…

Finding Peace In The Midst Of The Storm.

No one prepared me for this! Christian was accepted into Texas A&M for the fall of 2015. The pile of his going-to-college stuff got bigger and bigger as the stifling heat of summer intensified and The Day got closer. When…

Worship Your Way Through Storms and Disappointment.

“We can rejoice, too, when we run into problems and trials, for we know that they help us develop endurance. And endurance develops strength of character, and character strengthens our confident hope of salvation. And this hope will not lead…

Finding Your Worth In God Alone

“Don’t be concerned about the outward beauty of fancy hairstyles, expensive jewelry, or beautiful clothes. You should clothe yourselves instead with the beauty that comes from within, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is so precious…

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