Heaven is for Real (and You’re Going to Like It!)


Heaven is for Real for Kids A little boy’s astounding story of his trip to heaven and back “Not everyone gets to visit heaven and come back to earth, but Colton did! When Colton was almost four, he became very sick. His mom and dad took him to the hospital so he could get better,

Celebrate Someone! – by Luci Swindoll


Nothing is more important than words. In fact, my favorite invention on earth is the alphabet. Where would we be without it? Don’t hesitate to say words that build up and strengthen someone. Applaud others with kind words. And put them in writing to be kept and cherished. If you want to make someone happy,

My Favorite Place in Heaven – by Colton Burpo


When Colton was four years old he was rushed to the hospital for emergency surgery. While on the operating table Colton slipped away…and went on a visit to heaven. Millions have read and loved his story in Heaven is for Real, the book Colton wrote with his dad. Now there’s a version just for kids!

Be Who You Are – by Sheila Walsh


There is no one else in the whole wide world like you. I’m sure you have heard that before, but I wonder if you understand how true it is and how precious you are to God. We are not always treasured on this earth. Our relationships with our parents or friends or spouses can lead

The Redeemer Lives


  I know that my Redeemer lives, and He shall stand at last on the earth. ―Job 19:25

The Joys of Journaling


Reflect on what I am saying, for the Lord will give you insight into all this. —2 Timothy 2:7 N I V I counted my journals today. There are fifty-four. Some are travel journals from different trips and excursions through the years, but most are daily journals in which I’ve recorded activities, thoughts, ponderings, and

The Covenant


Lord God of Israel, there is no God in heaven above or on earth below like You, who keep Your covenant and mercy with Your servants who walk before You with all their hearts. —I Kings 8:23

Defining Peace


The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face to shine upon you, and be gracious to you; the Lord lift up his countenance upon you, and give you peace. — Numbers 6:24-26 Mankind defines peace as that moment when all of earth is without strife or war. If that were true,

The Lord Who Heals You


If you diligently heed the voice of the Lord your God and do what is right in his sight, give ear to his commandments and keep all his statutes, I will put none of the diseases on you which I have brought on the Egyptians. For I am the Lord who heals you. — Exodus

Really, Really God


“For this purpose I have raised you up, that I may show my power in you, and that my name may be declared in all the earth.” — Exodus 9:16 A friend of mine read the entire Bible when she was twelve. When she finished, she said to her mother, “Wow! God is really, really