Author: Barbara Greenhow

Doubts:

windows-1567677-639x852

I think most of us would admit that sometimes our faith is stronger than at other times.  Questioning my own beliefs and choices is part of the development of a mature Christian.  It is always better to know exactly what…

Faith of Our Fathers

winter-solitude-1377649-639x419

The PBS drama Wolf Hall takes place during the development of the Reformation in England.  In one episode a man stands up in church and interrupts the service.  The priest is speaking in Latin, a language which conveyed almost nothing…

What is Worship?

fall-in-catskill-mountains-1410051-640x480

“Worship is not prayer for one’s needs or praise for one’s blessings, but the overflow of the soul in adoration to God for what He is in Himself, as revealed by the Lord Jesus Christ.  Prayer is the occupation of…

A Faithful God

cape-cod-beach-1381475-639x852

Several years ago I tried to write a kind of memoir of my life for my children.  I have lived through a lot of history in my life, and I wanted them to see these events through my eyes.  When…

Holding On

wonderful-beach-1500385-640x480

Last winter was brutal in this part of the country (as in most).  Each morning for weeks after spring arrived I still  half expected to see traces of an overnight surprise snowfall, even though the trees had leafed and there…