Krista Lynn Campbell

Double-Dog-Dare

It was definitely a dare. Not as traumatic as Flick’s triple-dog-dare involving his tongue and a frigid flag pole in the memorable scene from the classic Christmas movie, The Christmas Story. But I made into…

Dirty Snow

A week ago most of the mid-Atlantic area was blanketed with a hefty amount of glistening, pure-white snow. A handful of the frozen precipitation helped quench my shoveling-induced thirst once I ventured…

A21

Christine Caine is an Australian firecracker. Speakers get and keep my attention when they speak passionately and fervently. She does both and then some. I have heard Christine speak several times…

Lapis Lazuli

Lapis lazuli is a rock; a beautiful, bluest-of-blues rock. It can be polished brightly and be crafted into jewelry, carvings, ornaments and vases. Fun Fact: Lapis lazuli was used for the…

Snow Day

Jonas has arrived and my hubby is snowed in at work all weekend. I know I will need to bundle up and go out into the winter wonderland to shovel once Jonas exits. But while…

Anticipation

We can never know about the days to come. But we think about them anyway, And I wonder if I’m really with you now or just chasing after some finer…

DREAM

As we pause to remember a man with a great dream today, I am reminded of another dreamer. Joseph’s life-journey revolved around his dreams and his God-given ability to interpret…

Hold Fast

  The last words I wrote in my journal this morning:  “I am fearful.” I put it all out there for God. Raw and honest. I am fearful of our upcoming trip…

Fountain or Drain?

Be a fountain, not a drain. I love that word picture and life-challenge. How would I describe myself? How would others describe me? Fountains are life-giving. Fountains invite us to come closer…

Wrestling

My husband was a high school wrestler and I attended many of his wrestling matches years ago. Wrestling is such an unique sport.  No extra equipment like a  racket, bat, club or any-shaped ball.…