Just then his disciples returned and were surprised to find him talking with a woman. But no one asked, “What do you want?” or “Why are you talking with her?” John 4:27 (NIV) Snowdrop flowers appear around a tree in my front yard in March, sometimes even while there is still snow on the ground. […]
Author Archives: Meloday Boyle
Interview With a Pastor’s Wife: Mel Boyle
Mel Boyle is a member of our Flowers Board of Reference. Interview questions: Where did you grow up? How did where you grew up contribute to preparing you for life in small-town pastoral ministry? I grew up on a farm outside of Grand Forks, ND, so I grew up in a rural context. I was […]
Fighting Joy Stealers with Contentment
Often, we are interrupted by God in order to change our plans to His plans. We may view these interruptions as a joy stealer, because we are no longer in control of our lives. We must experience change and we must work through the change.