Finding Happiness in the Midst of Mourning

This season of pandemic pandemonium has ushered in waves of fear, isolation and loss. Thankfully, we have a powerful beatitude with a promise to remind us of our covering.

“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted” (Matt. 5:4).

Have You Lost Your Song?

Singing has been banned in California churches. It’s still legal to attend church; you just can’t sing.

I’ve been thinking a lot about singing this week. I noticed I haven’t been singing at all.

Are You Ruined?

As my children grew up, I was always blessed by their desire to be right in the middle of whatever I was doing. Whether I was reading, caught up in a hobby or in the kitchen pestering my wife, my kids were in the middle of whatever was going on. They weren’t satisfied just being …

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‘When Calls the Heart’ Fans Find a Home in Hope Valley

I’m a Heartie. I’ve watched every episode of the No. 1 hit show on the Hallmark Channel for seven seasons. There are “Trekkies” and then there are “Hearties.” Trekkies are fans of all things Star Trek. Hearties are loyal fans of the Hallmark family drama, When Calls the Heart. Not only is the show Hallmark’s highest-rated original series ever, …

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