• Our Faith, the Victor

    Consider the life of a pioneer wife. They rose before the sun, often weary from the last day’s work....

  • Strength from the Heel Marks

    The local newspapers of the early 20th century were filled with town gossip, wedding announcements, ...

  • Greed: The Adult-Sized Monster

    Remember the monsters of childhood, those dark figures with long, spindly fingers, or the giant, hai...

  • perfect storm, economic crisis, stock market crash, world economy, I will shake all things, Haggai 2:6, great shaking coming,

    We Wait in Hope

    Traveling across the sea to foreign ports in search of fabrics, teas, shoes, and the fine wines of F...

  • They Shall Live Again

    Springtime has always brought the promise of new life and the end of another brown, barren Illinois ...

  • How to Have God’s Ear

    Abigail Smith was lively, opinionated, and intuitive from her youth. She was just 15 when her future...

  • How to Live Between Picnics

    In the days of the Victorian era, a picnic in the English countryside was a fine affair. Baskets wer...