Advent Joy

Joy is transformative, but easy to lose when pressure mounts around the holidays. Today, Sally Burke helps us meditate on the joy experienced during the first Christmas and how we can and must choose and experience joy today. Download this Episode Show Notes: Today’s reading taken from Luke 2:8-20 Psalm 28:7:  “The LORD is my strength and my shield; my …

Too Busy to Pray?

I’m a mom of little kids—I don’t have time for prayer. I’m in college with a heavy class load—there’s no way I can have daily quiet times! My friends and family members expect to spend time with me—I can’t just ignore them and go read my Bible; that would be rude! I’m in a serious relationship, and the two of …