Samuel then took a large stone and placed it between the towns of Mizpah and Jeshanah. He named it Ebenezer–the “stone of help”–for he said, “Up to this point the Lord has helped us!” I Sam. 7:12, NLT As soon as my feet touch the sand, I feel myself relax into this space–this holy space. The Continue Reading »

“Spiritual Misfit: a memoir of uneasy faith” Book Giveaway!

Today I’m honored to host the lovely Michelle DeRusha whose book “Spiritual Misfit: a memoir of uneasy faith” releases today. We are publisher-sisters. Her book and mine are both published by Convergent Books. Michelle is offering three copies of her book to my readers. To enter, please leave a comment. Much love, EE.   : Continue Reading »

Christians don’t abandon 10,000 children (unless we’re standing up for our beliefs?)

I wept on the phone today with Rich Stearns, President of World Vision USA. I just couldn’t contain my grief any longer. As soon as Rich told us that 10,000+ children had lost their sponsorships in the course of a week–that in ONE DAY! they’d lost as many as 2,200 sponsorships–well, I broke down crying Continue Reading »