Category Archives: From Sandra’s Desk

Impossible Mission?

God had Peter record a challenging task for those who would be His. It appears early in Chapter 1 of his first letter. “Be holy, because I am holy.”  1 Peter 1:16* Maybe you read those words the way I did for … Continue reading

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Backdraft Ignition

Firefighters know that a room in a building can heat up to the point of ignition with no visible evidence. Not even smoke. And if oxygen is introduced by opening a door or breaking a window, flames can envelop the … Continue reading

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Pummeled by Circumstances

We’re making our way through life and one thing after another goes wrong, expectations mount, and desperation threatens. It feels as if we’re running the gauntlet. The phrase describes a type of corporal punishment practiced as early as the Roman … Continue reading

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