quite simple

Have I mentioned that I am an only child? I am also a Daddy’s girl. After asking Christ into my life and learning that God’s Word was the manufacturer’s handbook for my newly created life, I began to understand the significance of being a child […]

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quite far away

Comfortably settled in front of the south-facing studio windows, listening to the whir of the lawn mower as Dick moves back and forth across the yard, late September afternoon sun-light pours in upon the pages of my novel. I’ve read this book a few times […]

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quite a trip

Throughout January, February and March of 1982 we struggled with the fact that if you want to make God laugh all you have to do is say, β€œMy plans are….” We moved to California with grand and ambitious plans. It’s too bad we didn’t bother […]

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quite a Christmas

After three days of travel over snow-packed roads, through blizzard conditions, with little or no sleep… we arrived in sunny California on December 21, 1981. We had taken what we considered to be a step in faith and we figured God needed us to be […]

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quite a leap

Somewhere along the way someone talked to us about taking a β€œStep In Faith.” It sounded perfectly logical. The Bible says without faith it is impossible to please God, for he who comes to God must believe that He is, and that He is a […]

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quite intense

Mid-Winter 1979…by that point we thought of ourselves as dedicated Christians. Besides our church attendance, we were spending one evening each week with a group of friends studying the Bible, singing, praying and sharing about what God was doing in our lives. Sometimes our mid-week […]

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quite ill

Memorial Day, 2005… Retirement, after more than 20 years of teaching in the same school district, is only days away. Dick is worn out, mentally and physically. It’s been a rough year! And now he’s looking at a complete and total change in his life. […]

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