by Emmy McKirgan It seems incomprehensible that in this day and age women still need to be afraid! Why is it that in 2020 women are afraid for their lives, their children's lives and their livelihoods? When I was asked to write about this topic, I was taken aback that this would be a subject… Continue reading When Will the Violence Against Women End?
By Emmy McKirgan This verse seems like a magic incantation that at any moment a genie will pop up to grant you a wish. How many times have you asked God for something and not received it? How often have you looked for something and not found it? What about knocking on a door that… Continue reading Matthew 7:7 : Ask and it will be given to you…
2 Corinthians 9:6-8 6 But remember this—if you give little, you will get little. A farmer who plants just a few seeds will get only a small crop, but if he plants much, he will reap much. 7 Everyone must make up his own mind as to how much he should give. Don’t force anyone to give more… Continue reading Giving Tuesday: God loves a cheerful giver
Our organization wants to help as many people as we can, but we need your help! You can make a difference to an organization, a single mom or a person who has a dream that seems so far out of reach! You can be a difference-maker! You can be a changemaker! Simply support our mission:… Continue reading Help us help others!
Continuing our look at the single ladies in the bible! Many women in the bible remain unnamed, but not Mary Magdalene. She's brought onto the scene of God's story in a dramatic manner. When we think of Mary Magdalene we may have preconceived ideas about her. Perhaps it's the stories we have heard from the… Continue reading Single Women of the Bible: Mary Magdalene
Halloween can be a tricky thing for Christians to wade through. Look at the origins and make the choice for your self!
As only one of 5 women that had her name in the genealogy of Jesus, Ruth begs us to examine her life further. Since her story is portrayed in the Book of Ruth it seems like God wants us to pay attention to what she did. What is it that sets her apart from others?… Continue reading Single Women of the Bible:Ruth
"Being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus." I love this scripture! Often I worry if I am doing what God has called me to. Is this my purpose in life? Over 20 years ago, a very spiritual… Continue reading Philippians 1:6
Save the date December 1, 2020! Giving Tuesday was founded in 2012 by New York’s 92nd Street Y in partnership with the United Nations Foundation. In July 2019, Giving Tuesday spun out into its own organization, led by Giving Tuesday co-founder, Asha Curran, as its CEO. Something that started as a small idea for a… Continue reading Giving Tuesday small beginnings, big hopes
Hello everyone my name is Emmy McKirgan. I have always enjoyed writing, I have journaled through many times in my life : during the highs and lows, the easy and the hard, the questions and answers. I find it much easier to "speak" with written words rather than trying to explain myself verbally. I am… Continue reading Emmy McKirgan