The Duggars, Bill Gothard, and Me

TLC's favorite super-sized, conservative, homeschooling family, lately receiving less than positive attention. The founder of the Institute in Basic Life Principles, who stepped down in 2014 amid allegations of sexual harassment stemming back into the 1970s. And me, a pastor's wife, mother of two, and blogger just trying to live a "normal" life. What could … Continue reading The Duggars, Bill Gothard, and Me

“Lord, I Believe; Help My Unbelief!” – What Is Standing In the Way of Your Relationship with Jesus?

You would think that being friends with God would be a popular message among Christians. After all, it’s kind of the point of the whole Bible, the book we claim to base our beliefs upon. Jesus himself said, “…but I have called you friends…” (John 15:15). So why aren’t more of us living like God’s … Continue reading “Lord, I Believe; Help My Unbelief!” – What Is Standing In the Way of Your Relationship with Jesus?