Oct 18, 2017
Life is messy, sometimes overwhelmingly so. Our lives don’t often end up neatly packaged and orderly. We have an idea of what a perfect ...
Sep 27, 2017
Where do you go when everything hurts, when your feelings overwhelm you? We can only hold our emotions in for so long before we burst. L...
Aug 24, 2017
I had been going for weeks with no break — unless you include the four hours a night I crashed in my bed. My schedule consisted of a 5am ...
Sep 28, 2012
Some of you are in the middle of overwhelming circumstances. You are in a fight for your life. It’s hard to see how God will deliver you ...
May 31, 2017
The year’s accumulation of stress, fatigue, and discouragement slowly lift as our destination comes into view. The whole family begins to...
April 3, 2014
Sitting on the floor in the hot shower, tears streamed down my face with the same intense force as the water from the spigot above me. I ...
Dec 16, 2016
Grandma left a voicemail saying, “We’ll be eating at one o’clock.”
I got a sick feeling in the pit of my stomach as I started to foresee...
Nov 10, 2016
As a teacher, everyday can feel like one of “those days.”
A typical day at school includes: morning bus duty, parent conference, meetin...
Aug 18, 2016
I don’t like dealing with things.
There, I said it.
I hate crying and getting emotional, and so most of the time I prefer to push sad ...
May 13, 2015
I was in the thick of the yucky (and unexpected) first trimester of pregnancy — exhausted, sick, nauseated all day long — with little to ...
March 23, 2015
When spring arrives, we get the urge to clean. We air things out, sweep corners, scrub floors, wash the windows, and toss the past date f...
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