Why do you notice the splinter in your brother’s eye, but do not perceive the wooden beam in your own eye? Matthew 7:3 Satan is the accuser. He points out our sins and failings. If we are looking for something to accuse someone of, we are being driven by the Accuser, who is … [Read more...]
Posts from Mary Ann
I was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. At the age 18, I went to work at an orphanage near Mexico City and then began missionary work with Fr. Richard Thomas, S.J. on the border of Texas and Mexico. I met and married my husband at The Lord's Ranch where we raised our children while serving the Lord and homeschooling. I have a heart to support and encourage women, especially those called to be wives and mothers.
Naked I came forth from my mother’s womb, and naked shall I go back there. The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord! Job 1:21 Mary Ann shares about the birth of Kiara Reuter and the death of Marion Halloran, which happened within a day … [Read more...]
Mike and I recently celebrated our 38th wedding anniversary. We were visiting our son, daughter-in-law and grandson up north. They took us out to celebrate, and at dinner they asked us, "So what are some tips to help make a good marriage?" These were some of our responses. … [Read more...]
And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us..." Hebrews 12:1 The dictionary describes perseverance as a continued, steady determination of a course of action that happens over a long period of time, especially during difficult circumstances. In other … [Read more...]
Ellen recently wrote about geese and the many lessons we can learn from them, and how Jesus instructs us to look at the birds and learn from them. Well yesterday evening, I walked out of my house and I spotted a line of birds perched on the electrical wire ready to go to sleep. I … [Read more...]