November 12th, 2015 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
How we see ourselves plays a vital role in how we relate to others. What we don't need are more gauzy, filtered photos of ourselves. We need the accurate mirror of God's Word. read more...


all sons and daughters

October 29th, 2015 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
I am a girl. And I am happy I am. The other day, Greg asked me (who knows why), "If you could choose whether to be born a boy or a girl, which would you choose?" My answer: "A girl, of course!" Being what God has made me makes me happy. I'm not a son. I am a daughter. read more...


grace and peace

September 28th, 2015 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
Is there anyone who doesn't love the children's story Charlotte's Web and the adorable little pig named Wilbur? My granddaughter Lucy loves Charlotte's Web so much she burst into tears the other night because Papa destroyed a spider web spreading from an olive tree to our garage. Bad Papa. read more...


a circle of friends

August 20th, 2015 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
I've had some time to reflect this summer on what a treasure my Bible study friends are to me, whether laughing, eating, praying, crying, sharing truths we've learned, or working side by side! read more...


alaska memories

July 23rd, 2015 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
Why are we often afraid of storms, of dark places? I have come to realize that though we all would rather stay in a safe harbor, we shouldn't run from storms God has allowed. read more...