That Is Dying To Self

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My imagination was captivated when my friend told me about a tradition at Providence CRC. Each year a collection plate is passed that holds words printed on business card size cards (i.e. wonder, grateful, praise, … Read More

We are free indeed

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we are free indeed

WRITTEN BY JOLENE DEHEER As I write this blog people around the United States are traveling to their cottages, heading to the beach, firing up the barbecue, and attending parades because today is Memorial Day.  … Read More


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WRITTEN BY JOLENE DEHEER About a decade ago, the phrase, “Whatever!” (often accompanied with fingers making a “W”) was a common slang term to respond to a statement or request that was unwelcome. Fortunately, this … Read More

The Intersection

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the intersection

WRITTEN BY JOLENE DEHEER Have you ever felt like giving up watching the evening news? I must admit I have. Every time I watch, I come away disheartened by the lack of godly leadership from … Read More

Extended Grace

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Extended grace

WRITTEN BY JOLENE DEHEER Many years ago, a young unmarried couple were considering what to do about an unwanted pregnancy.  To keep the child would be an embarrassment…but God extended grace and the child was … Read More