I woke up early today and headed over to Labcorp to have my quarterly blood work drawn. Although a routine part of life for a diabetic, my eyes grew wide when the screen popped up indicating the need for four vials of my blood. Not just small vials, but vials the size of a man's index finger.
With my usual bravery and calm demeanor, I grimaced and looked away out the window. Although I tried to think of something funny, nothing came to mind.
After a minor stick and less than a minute, my proficient phlebotomist had her...
Excerpt from The Accidental Missionary by David Bredeman and David L. Winters
Labor Strike in Juliaca and Puno
We drove the rest of the way out of town without further incident. On our drive to Puno, we saw scenes that suggested the strike had ended. Roads mostly looked clear, and people swept up debris in a few spots where there must have been trouble. Everything appeared quiet, or at least returning to normal. Then, somewhere between Puno and Juliaca, we saw people standing in the road and large obstacles strategically pla...
Hi Folks, I’m very excited to have Carrie Turansky visiting my blog today. She is an amazing Christian author.
Her new book, Seeking His Love came out this month and is tearing things up among Christian Romance readers.
Latest book: Seeking His Love
Bio: Carrie Turansky is the award-winning and best-selling author of more than twenty inspirational novels and novellas. She loves to connect with reading friends through her blog, Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest: http://carrieturansky.com/
The family filed into the into the small three-bedroom ranch five or six at a time. In a matter of moments, the quiet kitchen erupted into bedlam. Men and women, boys and girls mobbed the single, elderly woman who moments before shuffled dishes in and out of the oven.
Younger ones clamored for Grandma's attention while their parents tried to jump in and help with setting the table, filling up the water glasses and making sure everyone had a napkin at their place.
Cousins got reacquainted in the toy room as they ha...
Latest book: Miles from Where We Started (Coming October 16, 2018)
Websites: cynthiaruchti.com or hemmedinhope.com
Bio: Cynthia Ruchti tells stories hemmed-in-Hope through award-winning novels, nonfiction, devotionals, and through speaking events for women or writers. She and her grade-school sweetheart husband live in the heart of Wisconsin.
DW: Cynthia, thanks for joining us. You are amazing and I am so excited to visit with you. Tell our readers what state you currently call home and any other place(s) that h...
All kinds of people are Taking God to Work. Featured in our book are thirteen profiles of ordinary Christians doing amazing things each day.
Johnny Curtis, shown here with his lovely wife, runs a tree service company. With his brother, they implement God's plan for work by caring for their employees and customers.
Their game plan includes prayer for their employees to start each workday and treating their customers as they would want to be treated. The hallmarks of their service include excellence in maintaining and removing...
I am so excited to have Janet McHenry as my guest today. Her latest book: The Complete Guide to the Prayers of Jesus: What Jesus Prayed and How It Will Change Your Life Today (Bethany House) can be purchased wherever fine books are sold or at Amazon by clicking on the image below.
Janet McHenry is a nationally-known speaker and best-selling author of 23 books—six of those on prayer, including the best-selling PrayerWalk and her newest book, The Complete Guide to the Prayers of Jesus. Featured on radio and in magazines...