Category Archives: Helping others

Angels: In the life of Jesus (2nd of 4)

“You can outline the important events in the life of Jesus by looking for the angels. They showed up at every important time.” David Jeremiah Besides the angel sent to his mother before his conception, an angel of the Lord … Continue reading

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Angels: “Sore Afraid” (1st of 4)

Angels weren’t any more common before Jesus’ time than they are now.  Parents weren’t normally informed of their upcoming pregnancy by supernatural revelation any more than we are. Yet the life of Jesus was replete with angels. The priest Zechariah … Continue reading

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The Dream King (book review)

“I dream that one day… the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood.” Martin Luther King, Jr. When Martin Luther King, Jr. realized it … Continue reading

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给中国朋友(即使我们不认识你)

This is the Year Of Everything Chinese! 今年 这是 关于中国的一切 For three months, my husband Jerry and I taught English to students from the People’s Republic of China. 三个月来,我的丈夫杰瑞和我为来自中华人民共和国的学生教授英语。 We had a great time together!  我们一起度过了愉快的时光。 We took some of … Continue reading

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New links

LINKS ADDED (this page, lower right): I have finally fixed the link to my former blog His Scribe and at a friend’s suggestion added links to all my published books. Here’s the list chronologically: Jessica’s Journal, my first book, is … Continue reading

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Walls

“Before I built a wall I’d ask to know/ What I was walling in or walling out, And to whom I was like to give offence…” Robert Frost, Mending Wall A few days ago I posted a stunning photograph by … Continue reading

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Breaking Cover: My Secret Life in the CIA and What It Taught Me About What’s Worth Fighting For (Book Review)

As fascinating as this book is all by itself, I was especially impacted by the ending, when the Assads’ training, experience and trust in God equipped them, after they left the CIA, to personally rescue hundreds of persecuted Christian families … Continue reading

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