Taken from STREAMS IN THE DESERT 1: As sorrowful, yet always rejoicing (2 Cor. 6:10). Sorrow was beautiful, but her beauty was the beauty of the moonlight shining through the leafy branches of the trees in the wood, and making little pools of silver here and there on the soft green moss below. When Sorrow … Continue reading Sorrow and Joy Meet
At 18, I heard my boyfriend preach for the very first time. We were visiting my home church in Louisiana and he had been invited to fill the pulpit that Sunday morning. After hearing his exegetical message, I was convinced he was the one I wanted to hear the rest of my days! Growing up … Continue reading My Man’s 56th Birthday
For the most part, the sought after adventure of marrying Rodney Phillips was more of a roller-coaster ride for a small town girl than she could have ever imagined. Leaving home and family in the south and moving to the gray skies of the north brought a great deal of isolation and loneliness to her … Continue reading A Son!
“It’s a girl,” the doctor announced; How exciting to hear our prayers had been answered! Yet, who knew the whirlwind adventure that would be ours when this little bundle of life was gifted to us, and a whole week early, not to mention it was Labor Day! God did, and He certainly had a well-designed … Continue reading Chadwick Warren Lockey