This year, my son has been enduring religious persecution from a physics teacher in his high school. I’ve had to get involved, and honestly it’s been a horrible process. It’s kept me up at night, I’ve spent hours carefully typing and wording emails, talking to school staff on the phone, and it’s been exhausting. It … More Cruelty- Free
Well, I almost can’t believe I am writing this. I was so relieved last week about my throat, and felt like God had opened a door to the hallway of physical misery I had been trapped in for 7 months. I happily rejoiced walking through that door, thinking it would mean some normalcy in … More Back to the drawing board.
I ran myself ragged the last few weeks. We’ve had a lot going on, as I’m sure most of you do. We’ve had family in from out of town, which was wonderful, but my body needs recoup time from being out and about, and I didn’t allow myself time to recover. My time with … More He did it first.
Humility is the superhighway to God’s heart. Humility is the vein within the stories that encourage my faith the most. Let me explain. Peter’s shame in sinking as he attempted with all of his heart to follow Jesus. David lusted, committed adultery, pretty much committed 2nd degree murder…and he was loved so much by God. … More Humble Pie
I have a really hard time with unresolvable situations. About 11 years ago, my husband and I faced incredibly stressful circumstances. We had a toddler and a baby and my husband had just left his job. It was horrible. He had been working for a money carrier for 6 years. He made deliveries, and kept track … More Just perfect
This is going to sound off putting for a moment, but bear with me till the end. I have often wished that Churches operated more like a soul Emergency room, and less like tea houses with dress codes. Don’t misunderstand me, I love my church. I’ve been to many, and this is the only one … More Soul First Aid Kit