Entries by Kathryn Lester-Bacon


And he came to her and said, “Greetings, favored one! The Lord is with you.” But she was much perplexed by his words and pondered what sort of greeting this might be. The angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. And now, you will conceive in […]


Buford probably never paid homage to another person in her life. Widowed young, no children, innumerable opinions, Buford got to work and never stopped— fixing her house, tending her garden, building porches, painting ceilings; climbing on ladders, rafters, scaffolding, even into her seventies. When she finally decided to move to the nursing home, she ordered […]

To Do Or Not To Do

“Now to him who by the power at work within us is able to accomplish abundantly far more than all we can ask or imagine, to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus to all generations, for ever and ever. Amen.” (Ephesians 3:20-21) “What do you do?” Oh, how quickly this questions bubbles […]