Category Archives: Speaking

A Different Kind of Birthday

November 5, 2012

 Yesterday was my birthday. And my husband’s birthday. We enjoyed a very mellow, relaxing day. After all, we’ve both had a lot of birthdays and the years certainly have gathered speed of late – rather like a giant snowball racing downhill – so it all feels a bit old hat. After church, we went out to brunch, read the […]

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Travel through Books

July 13, 2010

Our local library has come up with an inexpensive vacation plan. People are encouraged to travel the world without ever leaving home. The adult summer reading program, called Destinations Unlimited, includes books that take the reader to every continent of the world. And here’s the best part: my book is one of them. Every time someone reads a […]

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Waiting on God

February 17, 2009

Last week was all about a Missions Conference for college students held at the seminary where I work. (I even wrote an article for Baptist Press News afterward and had a book signing during the weekend.) The theme of the conference was God doing extraordinary things through everyday people. I was asked to give a […]

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