taking His making to heart

For the third month in a row, I found myself at the bathroom counter, praying for a second line to appear on the pregnancy test. The first baby made his entrance all too easy. Even before we could completely settle into the idea of a baby, I was nauseous. But this time was already different.Continue reading “taking His making to heart”

three ways to simplify the walk

We easily complicate things, don’t we? Maybe it’s just me, but I can add rules and boundaries and expectations so fast that I can hardly catch my breath! I have to be intentional to keep things simple, uncluttered in my mind and heart. This is especially true in my relationship with Jesus. That is whyContinue reading “three ways to simplify the walk”

roses among thorns

Early December, early morning and there’s frost on the ground for the first time this season. Not a welcome sight on this anniversary of my Dad’s passing. Looking out at the unexpected icy white lawn did seem fitting for the unexpected loss we felt two years ago as my Dad passed into Heaven. Sitting downContinue reading “roses among thorns”