It’s Easter Break and our home has been quiet for most of the day. As the meaning of this day sinks in, my spirit feels drained. It’s not just Easter Break, it’s Good Friday, marking the day Jesus Christ laid down His own life in payment for my sin–our sin. Sin. Maybe the day… Read More Easter Breaking
Oh, if I had a dollar for how many times I’ve announced to anyone within listening distance, “I’ve reached my limit!” Maybe I’m not the only one, as a parent, we all hit a wall sometimes and yes, I’m limited too. Over these last months, I’ve faced reality regarding my limit as a mom. That’s not… Read More “I’ve Reached My Limit!”
“I am not alone. You are with me–your rod and staff are comforting me.”… Read More Trusting In You
“Anxiety–it’s not a fun word to say and it’s not a blessed state to reside in. The heavy chest, spinning thoughts, racing pulse, tense nerves, and shallow breaths–none of it promises benefits to the body or soul.” … Read More An Anxious Christmas Present
“My last few weeks, are best summarized in two words–little interruptions. What were the interruptions you may be asking yourself? Well, my olympic medal winning slip off the top of the wood stairs landed me in a heap…”… Read More Life’s Little Interruptions
Have you ever asked yourself, “What if…?” Me too- and the amazing thing is that God knows that our inmost being still festers with questions over some of the past decisions we’ve made. Tonight, there’s a scar on the top of my wrist and it’s a daily reminder to me that God wants my freedom… Read More What if…?
Lindy’s cats sit by the french doors just glaring at me; their meows plead to join me on the other side of the glass. This brief visit to my cousins’ home is a gift. I feel as if I am being held this morning by an afghan that our grandma has crocheted. It feels so… Read More Thao’s Brave Roar!