What’s Next?

What’s Next?

Do you have a fear of the unknown? Do you wonder what’s in store for your life or your family members’ lives? Would you rather know the future, or would you rather not? I told a friend the other day that I didn’t know what was coming next. I’m...
Not All Is Merry and Bright

Not All Is Merry and Bright

To the one whose Christmas isn’t all merry and bright, I see you. I see your pain. I see you struggling with decorations and gifts and lists, wondering if you can do any of it at all. I see you dreading the gatherings because you don’t think you can feel joy. I see...
Do You Have Hope?

Do You Have Hope?

We’ve had a few tragic and unexpected losses in our community lately. Some were expected because of age or health conditions, but some weren’t. When you’re from a small town (I believe we’re still under 900 residents) they all affect you in some way. Whether you knew...
Who Do You Go To?

Who Do You Go To?

My husband doesn’t make a good god. In fact, neither do my children nor my job. Yet I still find myself looking to them to fill my needs. Have you ever tried calling your best friend only to find out they don’t answer? Then you call your spouse; they don’t answer...