The Devil Made Me

The Devil Made Me

When I was a child, my mom would jokingly say, “the devil made me do it,” whenever she ate too many cookies or splurged on something for herself. Many today think the devil is a joke or just a figure of speech and don’t fear the dark angel. It is often said, if you...
An INNER VIEW with Brenda Crouch

An INNER VIEW with Brenda Crouch

Kathleen Cooke: In life, we can have uncomfortable challenges that make us fearful and unsure of our own abilities. What has God taught you about overcoming those challenges? Brenda Crouch: Be cautious not to take offense when friends and colleagues challenge you to...
The First Cut is the Deepest and the Love that Heals

The First Cut is the Deepest and the Love that Heals

First sung, written and performed by Cat Stevens in 1967, the song The First Cut is the Deepest, has been re-recorded by several musical artists including Sheryl Crow’s popular version in 2003. The lyrics are about a relationship gone sour. However, as a Christian, I...