The Author

Leslie Schmucker retired from public school teaching to create a special education program at Dayspring Christian Academy in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She belongs to Grace Baptist Church. She and her husband, Steve, have three grown children and five grandchildren. She blogs at, and you can follow her on Twitter.

When Adoption Breaks Your Heart

The one thing we’d begged God to give us felt ultimate, but it wasn’t. He was.

3 Reasons God Sends the Bread of Adversity

The Bread of Life ate the bread of adversity

The Uncomfortable Subject Jesus Addressed More than Anyone Else

Jesus talked about hell more than any other person

The Guilt and Grace of Christmas Giving

Bethlehem’s child would one day wear a crown of