Dwan Renee
A Child’s Dream Come Alive

A Child’s Dream Come Alive

A CHILD'S DREAM COMES ALIVE As a little girl, I loved baseball.  When I say I loved baseball, I don’t mean I enjoyed watching it on TV for fun...occasionally.  No, I was a fanatic!   We lived in Minnesota, so the Minnesota Twins were my team.  I knew the name of every...

Be Careful What You Pray For

Be Careful What You Pray For

BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU PRAY FOR I pinched myself more than once as I sat with my family on a plane enroute to the Republic of South Africa.  After 24 years of waiting, my childhood dream of being a missionary to Africa was becoming a reality.  Finally, God answered my...

A Child’s Dream

A Child’s Dream

A CHILD'S DREAM I’m not sure we give enough credence to the sincerity and power of a child’s faith in Christ and where it can lead them.  There’s a reason Jesus said to His disciples,  “I want little children to come to me, so never interfere with them when they want...

My Life Resume

My Life Resume

MY LIFE RESUME Typically, a resume summarizes one’s experiences and accomplishments to advance their career. I’d like to change that up a bit and submit the resume of my life, while asking the Lord, as I do, “Can You make sense of all this pain and craziness? Can You...

Blissful Beginnings

Blissful Beginnings

BLISSFUL BEGINNINGS Ever since I was a young girl in 4th grade, I wanted to write. Back then, all I wrote about was my dog, my siblings, my love of nature, or wintertime adventures in Minnesota, like dodging trees while flying down a hill on a toboggan at breakneck...