7 Scriptures About Grace

22. October 2017 Bite of Bread, grace 5
7 Scriptures About Grace
I’ve always wanted to be graceful. And gracious. And full of grace to those around me. But I flunked out of ballet when I was five. And I don’t always lend generously to all around me. It depends on my moods. Some days I seem to be better at pointing out others’ need to give ...

Made Complete, Yes Please!

Made Complete, Yes Please!
    He was my favorite toy at the time. His name was Andy. Raggedy Andy to be exact. My mom made him and Raggedy Ann the theme of my bedroom. I had a toy chest with their pictures on the front, and she decoupaged fabric cut outs onto my window shades. My room was ...

Bible Reading Plan on “Called” #BiteofBread

24. September 2017 Bite of Bread 2
Bible Reading Plan on “Called” #BiteofBread
My voice lacks volume. It’s like it’s turned down, and I can’t adjust the knob, not much anyway. Some days it’s worse than others. When my kids were little, I could never yell loud enough for my sons to hear me call them back into the house for supper. After three or four attempts I’d ...

Bible Reading Plan on Trust

03. September 2017 Bite of Bread, Trust, Uncategorized 24
Bible Reading Plan on Trust
I could hear her tears as she told me her frustrations and fears. I held the phone close to my ear straining to hear every word, and I silently prayed to God to grant me the right answer to her questions. I wanted to fix it. That’s what we do, isn’t it? We want to ...