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Groundhog Day: Balzac Billy or Bill Murray?

By Emmy McKirgan When you hear of Groundhog Day what comes to mind? Is the cute furry little creature from Balzac (or the numerous other critters throughout the world) or is the classic movie with Bill Murray? Let me know what comes to mind first in the comments below.I for one, think of the movie… Continue reading Groundhog Day: Balzac Billy or Bill Murray?

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You Have the Right To…

By Emmy McKirgan You have the right to party. You have the right to remain silent. You have the right to be an attorney or to an attorney? Hmmm there are so many rights we have heard, but which ones are misused? We need to be more engaged in human rights issues, knowing what those… Continue reading You Have the Right To…

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When Will the Violence Against Women End?

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?

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Matthew 7:7 : Ask and it will be given to you…

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 remains closed? We… Continue reading Matthew 7:7 : Ask and it will be given to you…

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Giving Tuesday: God loves a cheerful giver

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

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Help us help others!

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!

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Single Women of the Bible: Mary Magdalene

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

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Single Women of the Bible:Ruth

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