Christmas Matters, an article for Lake Magazine by Betsy Iler

This article appeared in Lake Magazine’s December 2020 issue. ——————————— Last year at this time, Lake Martin’s Katy Shelton called her childhood friend Anna Nash with a book idea for the two of them to write. “I was reading one of the parables in Luke’s Gospel, and I didn’t know what it meant. So I … Continue reading Christmas Matters, an article for Lake Magazine by Betsy Iler

I Co-Wrote a Christian Devotional and Here’s Why I’m NOT Qualified

Caught sneaking popsicles at age 2 I co-wrote a Christmas devotional. We signed with a publisher. Our book is available for purchase. Now that I have stated the obvious and very exciting news, I would like to address a question I’m certain some people might have, especially people that know me.  In fact, I am … Continue reading I Co-Wrote a Christian Devotional and Here’s Why I’m NOT Qualified

SPOT ON GRANNY – A Meme Gives The Perfect Gift

The world needs more Melanie Moseleys. Let me explain. Ten months ago, after working as a stay-at-home mom for 25 years, I re-entered the workforce. I’d worked up my nerve and my resumé, and filled out an online application at the local hospital. With trepidation, I hit “submit” and within a few days I had … Continue reading SPOT ON GRANNY – A Meme Gives The Perfect Gift

Trusting God When Your Children Don’t

  This piece first appeared on http://www.rootedministry.com Three years ago, my husband and I planted a cluster of trees beside our house. My favorite was a weeping willow. I’ve always loved willows with their graceful branches that blow gently in the breeze. They seem peaceful and strong, and I thought it would look lovely beside … Continue reading Trusting God When Your Children Don’t