November 15, 2010 Happy 2nd Birthday Emma Kathryn Strange! You are an amazing little girl.  You are independent, adventurous, hilarious, contemplative, sweet, affectionate, kind, thoughtful, loving, curious, sweet, determined, and growing up more and more every day.  Last night Daddy and I were talking about how fast you have grownContinue Reading

Today’s Reading: James 4:1-12 (English Standard Version) 1 What causes quarrels and what causes fights among you? Is it not this, that your passions are at war within you?2 You desire and do not have, so you murder. You covet and cannot obtain, so you fight and quarrel. You doContinue Reading

This post is dedicated to all of you who have ever wondered…”Why doesn’t Megan Strange ever wear turtlenecks??”  This question comes up a lot this time of year when such a garment might come in handy to keep the neck warm.  I feel like it is time for me toContinue Reading

Today’s Reading: James 3:13-18 (English Standard Version) 13  Who is wise and understanding among you? By his good conduct let him show his works in the meekness of wisdom.14 But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not boast and be false to the truth.15Continue Reading

Today’s Reading: James 3:1-12 (English Standard Version) 1 Not many of you should become teachers, my brothers, for you know that we who teach will be judged with greater strictness.2 For we all stumble in many ways. And if anyone does not stumble in what he says, he is aContinue Reading

Today’s Reading: James 2:14-26 (English Standard Version) 14  What good is it, my brothers, if someone says he has faith but does not have works? Can that faith save him?15 If a brother or sister is poorly clothed and lacking in daily food,16 and one of you says to them,Continue Reading

Today’s Reading: James 2:1-13 (English Standard Version) 1 My brothers, show no partiality as you hold the faith in our Lord Jesus Christ, the Lord of glory.2 For if a man wearing a gold ring and fine clothing comes into your assembly, and a poor man in shabby clothing alsoContinue Reading

Today’s Reading: James 1:19-27 (English Standard Version) 19  Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger;20 for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God.21 Therefore put away all filthiness and rampant wickedness and receive with meeknessContinue Reading

Today’s Reading: James 1:1-18 (English Standard Version) 1 James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes in the Dispersion: Greetings. 2  Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds,3 for you know that the testing of your faithContinue Reading

Today’s Reading: Malachi 4 (English Standard Version) 1 For behold, the day is coming, burning like an oven, when all the arrogant and all evildoers will be stubble. The day that is coming shall set them ablaze, says the Lord of hosts, so that it will leave them neither rootContinue Reading