Being Christian

Have You Been Called Out?

I am working on my newest book, Called Out: A Christian Perspective on Leaving the Church, and I need your help! My husband, Ivan Misner, has written 16 books. I have heard Ivan say for years and years that personal stories are the most powerful…

Spiritual, but Not Religious

I am hearing more and more Christians define themselves as “spiritual, but not religious.” Actually, Richard Branson first brought this thought into my consciousness by asking a group of us attending an ethics seminar with him, “How many of you are ‘religious’?” About three of…

Pruning Roses

I inherited nearly 100 rose bushes when Ivan and I bought our current home. The former owner was obviously someone for whom roses held a dear place in the heart. The second Winter we lived there, I pruned all these rose bushes myself. Oh my….

Powerful Article in the Paper

I read the article below in the Inland Daily Bulletin in my town.  The writer, Cal Thomas, has an amazing grip on the situation and I wanted to reprint his article here for my own readers.  This about sums up my philosophy of life, so…