God is in the Storm

God is in the Storm

Recently I was given a gift, an old red leather Bible that belonged to my grandmother. Embossed on the cover were the words, “In Memory of Tammy Jo.” Tammy Jo was the youngest of my grandparents’ four children and they had lost her suddenly and unexpectedly to spinal...
Love Divine, All Loves Excelling

Love Divine, All Loves Excelling

God’s love is entirely different from every other type of love we experience. Trying to define it based upon our human love is like trying to explain what someone looks like from the shadow they cast on the ground. The person casting the shadow remains ever constant,...
My Soul Restored

My Soul Restored

September 11, 2001 is a day that has come to represent loss for many in the United States. For me, September 19, 1980 is forever etched in my mind as the day that defines loss—the moment in time when my daughter Amanda Rae Asche was born and then died. Indescribable...
Where is Mike?

Where is Mike?

A very good friend of mine asked me to share a story I had all but forgotten. He remembered the story as a window into the heart of a God who would and will do anything to get us back. The story is really a precursor to my own “I was lost, but now I am found” story. I...