Blog Archive: Elizabeth Fox

The following blogs, if any, are all of the blogs published by Elizabeth Fox @whobelieve

This is such a familiar verse, and it is often quoted. In my church, it is tradition to throw a party for the High School graduates of the church. Their parents often make a posterboard collage of their lives, and there is cake. And every graduate... read more
1039 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jul 24, 2012
My mom works in a hospital for the criminally insane. For over 30 years, she worked as a nurse. In the past couple of years she received the training and a promotion and became a nurse administrator. My mom has a real passion for the Lord. And a deep,... read more
844 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Jun 27, 2012
In the days leading up to my son's end of the year awards ceremony, I informed him that after the assembly I was going to treat him to a surprise. I knew that he would love this surprise, and I told him so. He, however, did not receive this news... read more
1116 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jun 22, 2012
Let me bore everyone for a moment and talk about my cats. I have had one cat, Charlotte, for almost 8 years. She is a tortoise shell calico. She is small and dainty, and she is very affectionate to everyone. She has always been timid going outside. On... read more
715 words · ~3 minutes to read · published May 27, 2012
Years ago, I read something that really had a profound effect on me. It was speaking on having a testimony. This bit talked about keeping it clear, concise, and preferably relatively short. But the most important factor was to hit the key point in the... read more
697 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Apr 27, 2012
How fitting that today this verse would appear as the daily verse when I have been cooking a blog related to this very topic. I didn't know why I couldn't just sit down and write it until I saw this verse posted this morning. God's timing,... read more
1294 words · ~5 minutes to read · published Apr 15, 2012
This is going to be a hard one. When my son was two years old my husband and I began trying to have another child. We both would so much love to have another child. My son is five andahalf now. It has been over three years. What a toll this has... read more
704 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Mar 16, 2012
Maybe it comes with the territory of being a woman or being a mom, but I really do not like messes. No, you don't understand. I really don't like messes. For example, I am a passable cook with a few specialties. However, the main reason I... read more
784 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Feb 23, 2012
Everyone has different beliefs. There is such a wide spectrum. From people who believe that everything under the sun has a spirit, to those who have no God, to those who believe in the One True God. You can have two selfproclaimed atheists believing... read more
1121 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Feb 04, 2012
I am so blessed by the kind of people I have in my family. You know the saying, "You can pick your friends, and you can pick your nose, but you can't pick your friend's nose" ? Wait, that's not right... Oh yes, "You can pick... read more
614 words · ~2 minutes to read · published Apr 12, 2010
My parents have always had a tumultuous marriage. I can't remember a single week when I was growing up that there wasn't an argument between them. Very often it was a very loud, long argument. Sometimes dishes were broken. They have always... read more
886 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Nov 28, 2009
In mathematical terms, a direct relationship is when, for example, as one variable increases, the other increases also. Another kind of relationship is the inverse relationship. This is where, as one variable increases, the other decreases. Now, in... read more
625 words · ~2 minutes to read · published Nov 13, 2009
How do you really know if something is sent from God, or if it is just a happening? How do you know which things to attribute to God, and which are just the result of human choice? Are they one and the same? Was this really God working in my day, or... read more
982 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Oct 09, 2009
My son absolutely loves going outside, playing in the dirt and catching little frogs or digging up worms. He loves to run around in the grass and throw fallen apples into the water. Even if he has just come in from being outside and he's tired and... read more
431 words · ~1 minute to read · published Sep 29, 2009
My Pastor used a great metaphor in a recent sermon, one that I'm sure others have heard of before. It is where sin is likened to a virus. A virus, like a cold virus, is a very small, even microscopic thing. Some people think that small sins... read more
360 words · ~1 minute to read · published Sep 29, 2009
My prison is small and old. Despite this, it is a gilded cage. Outside it is bound by waving meadows and a shining creek. Peace and beauty surround and confine. Within, it has every necessity and a few niceties. This is my dungeon. To be teased and... read more
1006 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Sep 04, 2009
My family is big on berries. Summer starts out with picking strawberries on my grandparents strawberry farm. After that, there is raspberries, blackberries, and blackcaps, finishing out with blueberries at the end of summer. We are lucky enough to... read more
829 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Jul 30, 2009
A few things happened around the same time for me, but they didn't click in my mind until just now. We have had a blog here or there recently that has been talking (or complaining) about different things. Simutaneously, my husband (and myself a... read more
719 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Jul 23, 2009
This blog is going to be intensely personal for me. If you could, please make any comments you have gentle ones, or keep them to yourself. For the sake of the participants, I'm going to change their names, not that you would know who you were... read more
887 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Jun 19, 2009
Recently, there have been a few blogs about heaven, which is good, because I have a lot of questions about heaven. There are a few things I think I know about heaven. One thing, that I will be there someday. Another, that going to heaven means going... read more
742 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Jun 16, 2009
I don't know much at all about how to edit a movie. I don't even think you can edit a movie that comes in DVD or VHS form, I think it has to be done way before we can buy it in that way. But it does seem possible, in my technologically inept... read more
411 words · ~1 minute to read · published Jun 02, 2009
There has been many many wonderful sermons, books, articles, even blogs, I would imagine, on the armor of God. Yes, that wonderful little analogy found in Ephesians, exhorting us to be prepared, to take a stand, to use the tools that have been... read more
1032 words · ~4 minutes to read · published May 29, 2009
Early on this summer, my son and I were outside enjoying the warm weather. While we were walking about, I could hear a tractor, but I couldn't see it. So could my son. And, if you know anything about my son, you know he is just wild about... read more
577 words · ~2 minutes to read · published May 26, 2009
I just feel like writing, and letting some of the things inside of me out to you wonderful people who are wiser than me and so good at praying. Please be forwarned that I'm being very vulnerable right now... I am a Christian. I believe everything... read more
732 words · ~3 minutes to read · published May 12, 2009
I think it's about time for another story I heard from my mom. :) This is a true story that has affected me deeply, but I'm ashamed to say that I have forgotten some of the details. If you read along and it sounds familiar, please fill me in!... read more
398 words · ~1 minute to read · published May 01, 2009