Are you really thankful for THAT?

What comes to mind when you think of November? Do you think about Thanksgiving or are you like American retailers and immediately jump from Halloween to Christmas? Do you think of Pilgrims and Indians, turkey, or pumpkin pie? One thing I miss about teaching elementary school is the large celebrations of any and every holiday. Children will embrace them all. November was always one of my favorite times of year teaching because we talked a lot about the birth of our nation. Many people think Thanksgiving was celebrated as a time to be thankful for coming to a new land [...]

By |2015-11-10T08:15:26-05:00November 10th, 2015|Christ Follower, Women, Young Adult|0 Comments

How to Speak a Foreign Language Without Ever Taking a Class

Do you speak a foreign language?  I wish I did; however, I took Latin in high school and wasn't required to take a foreign language in college.  I learned basic American Sign Language so I could have hearing impaired students mainstreamed into my classroom, but that's as close to speaking another language as I got. This Sunday our pastor was teaching from Acts 2 when I had an epiphany.  I can speak a foreign language of sorts.  In Acts 2:4-8 says, All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit enabled them. Now there [...]

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