Sheila Wray Gregoire

Op-Ed Contributor

Investing in God's Work is a Legacy Most of Us Never Thought Of

God will call some people to the mission field. But I have also known people who feel called to stay here so that they can support those missionaries. I know one farmer who lives near me, for instance, who lives on very little money. He's a single guy. But he has decided that he will support three full-time missionaries. He has the gift of making money, and so he's using it to help the world.

The Risks of Loving

If your romantic relationship is healthy and flourishing, everything else will be too. But if it's unhealthy and not giving life, it doesn't matter how everything else is doing.

How to Get Past The What-Ifs That Keep Pulling You Away From God

It's hard when we're in the middle of a hectic life and we don't see much reward to avoid looking backwards and wondering "What If"? Perhaps what God wants us to do, though, is to stop looking back, to forget what lies behind, and to look forward to what He is going to do with the person we are now. We are becoming something very beautiful.

Is Salvation a Gender Issue?

If husbands need to "get her ready for Jesus", is she not ready for Jesus without her husband? Can Jesus not get her ready on His own? Is the husband ready for Jesus just as he is, but the wife needs his help to get ready?

Love is the Best Gift You can Give this Christmas

I know I'm not the only one with a heavy heart this Christmas season. There are so many people who are hurting. But amidst the pain, know that you are not alone–it's okay to be sad. And don't be afraid to let people come alongside you. Let them help you carry the weight of your hurt because it's hard to carry alone.