Blogs by Author: Debbie Fero

On the Third Day.....

11.13.10 | Debbie Fero | Comments[1]

We awoke on Sunday in the Galilee, ready for our third full day of the pilgrimage.  On this day, we went to where Jesus performed His first miracle, the city of Cana. Doron reminded us as we traveled that this wedding took place on the third ...

Stepping Through Time

10.15.10 | Debbie Fero | Comments[0]

I woke up early Friday morning with a sense of wonder and anticipation. Grabbing my Bible, I decided to take a walk down the short path to get my first view of the Sea of Galilee. What better place to do my morning devotions? In the quiet, I read ...

Touchdown!

09.28.10 | Debbie Fero | Comments[0]

After a ten hour flight, we arrived in Tel Aviv on July 15. There at the airport, our group of 38 people started to gather in the baggage claim area. That was where we first met Doron, our Israeli tour guide. He and Bobbie tried to keep us all ...

Praying for Heartburn

09.22.10 | Debbie Fero | Comments[0]

July 14 was our departure date for the Holy Land Pilgrimage. God's plan for this trip was becoming a reality and I had much to do leading up to that day. One of the first things I did was ask for prayer. Yes I was excited, my dream was coming ...

A Dream and A Conversation

09.18.10 | Debbie Fero | Comments[1]

That’s how it all started. That’s how I became a Holy Land pilgrim. The dream to travel to Israel was planted in my heart as a teenager and I didn’t even know it. As a French student, our teacher would talk to us about traveling ...

Musings of a New Grandma

12.30.09 | Debbie Fero | Comments[1]

My daughter just gave birth to my first grandchild, Antonio. He was born on Christmas Eve morning. He's definitely my best Christmas present ever! I had the privilege of being in the delivery room when he was born. After twelve hours of labor and ...

Gift Exchange

10.23.09 | Debbie Fero | Comments[3]

As part of the staff here at Family Life, one of the ministries that I have the privilege of overseeing is the SALSA Sinlges Ministry. Which is really neat because it was at my first SALSA Conference that I came to know Jesus personally. Now, ...

A New Question for Singles

09.16.09 | Debbie Fero | Comments[23]

I recently read an email article from Crosswalk Singles. It was a part of their He Said/She Said forum. A question was sent in and then two answers were given. One from a male perspective and the other from a female. The topic - how can the church ...

Christmas Craft Bazaar

09.03.09 | Debbie Fero | Comments[0]

This year's Christmas Ladies' Luncheon and Craft Bazaar will be held at the Family Life Center in Bath on Thursday, December 10 at 11:30 AM. This fun event gives women a chance to fellowship over a delicious meal, hear some words of encouragement ...

How are you living your dash?

08.12.09 | Debbie Fero | Comments[3]

I am currently reading a book by Kerry & Chris Shook. Kerry and Chris founded Fellowship of The Woodlands near Houston, Texas. The book, titled One Month to Live, asks the reader to take a 30-Day Challenge. Ask yourself how you would spend ...

Teach Us to Pray

07.09.09 | Debbie Fero | Comments[1]

I love this quote by A.B. Simpson. He says “There is no wonder more supernatural and divine in the life of a believer than the mystery and the ministry of prayer….. The hand of the child touching the arm of the Father and moving the ...

God's Beloved

07.02.09 | Debbie Fero | Comments[0]

“No longer will they call you Deserted, ……… They will be called Holy People, The Redeemed of the Lord; And you will be called Sought After,” Isaiah 62: 4 & 12 This song is an amazing reminder that we are ...

Taking a step in....

12.10.08 | Debbie Fero | Comments[2]

Ah... the Christmas story from the gospel of Luke, we've all read it, most of us could probably recite it, but did you ever want to "walk in it"? You know what I mean, be one of the characters. How would you see Jesus if you could take a step in? ...

Extra, Extra, Read all about it!

12.02.08 | Debbie Fero | Comments[0]

Before coming onboard at Family Life, I spent 19 years working at a daily newspaper. As Circulation Director, I managed the department whose job was to sell newspapers. Can you imagine if they had newspapers in Moses' day? The headlines would have ...

Walk with me

12.01.08 | Debbie Fero | Comments[0]

In his book "Cure for the Common Life", Max Lucado says this: "Before traveling.... you consider the demands of the journey and pack accordingly. Cold weather? Bring a jacket. Business meeting? Carry the laptop. Time with grandchildren? Better take ...