Author: Mara

Meeting the ‘Fam’

You know when you found that 'special someone' and life was fantastic right up to the point when it was time to go meet his/her family? Welcome to prefield! [...]

A Reason to Smile

Surprise! God sends someone or something your way to help you accomplish something He's asked you do, and you did not see it coming. I love the way God works [...]

Now or Later

One of the ideas that God has been keeping in front of me lately is that often He gives us an assignment or a direction to head but doesn't give us any [...]

A Good Reminder

Today I got a reminder of a truth that is a comfort. I was reading one of the short devotionals I include in my quiet time and came across this: The [...]

Why Me?

Now, don’t be afraid, this is not a pity party for all to read. Instead, it’s a confession of wonderment – why would God have picked me? Why does God [...]


Calgon…Take Me Away! Do you remember that commercial?  There’s this mom…the phone is ringing, the baby is crying, among other assorted demands, and [...]

You Deserve a Break Today

So, if you’re like me, you tend to choose music to listen to which reflects the mood you’re in. Lately, I’ve been camping out in the “God, please help [...]

Sorting, Sorting, Sorting…

These days ‘sorting’ has taken on a whole new dimension for me. Think of all the clutter that you need to go through and sort in the course of a normal [...]