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...
Letting Go and Letting God

Letting Go and Letting God

When I asked many of you what you have the hardest time letting God have control over, I was pleasantly surprised at the amount of answers I received. I was thankful for some of the private conversations I was able to have with others; conversations that might not...
Peace

Peace

Could anyone else use a little peace right now? Am I the only one? This year has been crazy with all of the uncertainties, the constantly changing circumstances, the unknowns, and the stress. We’re living through something almost no one alive has lived through before....
Twelve Days

Twelve Days

Twelve Days It’s been twelve days since our dear friends lost their 16-year-old in an ATV accident about a mile from our house. Twelve days that I imagine have felt like eternity to them. Twelve days where time has simply stopped. How do you begin to comfort someone...
Narrow Is The Path

Narrow Is The Path

This year has been a horrible one for me and my family. Mostly losses, but also strained relationships, heartaches, broken dreams, health issues, and on and on. It’s like I could list a “record of wrongs”, but in a different way than 1 Corinthians 13...