7 Essentials for Healing After Tragedy

When I was in Dallas last month for a book signing at Moon’s Bookstore, I met so many wonderful people, and each one had his or her own incredible story. I came away with an assurance that people truly are, like Helen Keller said, “…born with an incurable capacity for making the best of things.”Continue reading “7 Essentials for Healing After Tragedy”

“Do men gather grapes of thorns…?”

As I was studying my scriptures this morning, this verse stood out to me: Matthew 7:16: “Do men gather grapes of thorns, or figs of thistles?” The thought occurred to me that we can’t harvest grapes from a thorn bush. Figs aren’t found on thistle weed. Sometimes we do things, and expect results that cannotContinue reading ““Do men gather grapes of thorns…?””